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Will appear in Moscow street Kuindzhi and Bilibin20 December 2016Will appear in Moscow street Kuindzhi and Bilibin

This will happen in 2017

There are support floating bridge in the Park "Zaryadye"20 December 2016There are support floating bridge in the Park "Zaryadye"

The bridge will connect the Park and the promenade will be a unique viewing platform.

In honor of the composer Balakirev19 December 2016In honor of the composer Balakirev

Call one of the capital's squares

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Moscow Key Facts: What to visit – culture, architecture, museums and churches

A few months of sightseeing still won’t be enough to see all Moscow sights. Hundreds of museums and architectural monuments, beautiful squares and spacious ancient parks, world-famous historical sites and modern exhibition centres – Moscow is a real find for excursion fans. The most famous and recognizable landmark of the Russian capital was and remains the Red Square. It was founded in the late 15th century and was originally called Trade Square (Torgovaya Square). Grand fairs were held there every weekend bringing together merchants from all over Russia. Spasskaya Tower is an equally important symbol of the city. Its construction also took place in the late 15th century.

Originally, the tower was a part of the complex of fortifications, today it is a part of the Moscow Kremlin. There are chiming clocks placed on the Spasskaya Tower. St. Basil's Cathedral, the main religious landmark of the city, is located near the Red Square. Its opening was held in 1554. Over its long history, the cathedral has repeatedly been on the brink of destruction. The beautiful construction impressed Napoleon Bonaparte so much that he wanted to move the Cathedral to France, but his dreams did not come true.