Moscow sights

The Alexander Pushkin Museum

The flat that accommodates the museum was rented by the poet before his marriage to Natalia Goncharova. The exhibition on the ground floor gives an idea of the appearance of Moscow before the fire of 1812.

Address: 53, Arbat street

The Anton Chekhov Museum

The building that houses the Anton Chekhov Museum is a two-storey structure of unusual architecture. The study and the bedroom of the writer bear a memorial character. In other rooms, the literary exhibition that tells us about the first years of Chekhov in Moscow, about his study at Moscow University, and his literary activity in Moscow is displayed. 

Address: 6, Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya Street

The Kremlin

Working hours: from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed: Thursday
Address: Kremlin, Museums of the Kremlin

The Lev Tolstoy House-Museum

The 16-room wooden home had been built in the early 1800s and miraculously survived Napoleon’s invasion in 1812. Here the family would spend 19 winters, and Tolstoy would write some of his most famous late works. In this house the writer was visited by I.A.Bunin, M.Gorky, K.S.Stanislavsky, F.I. Shalyapin and many other illustrious people of Russian culture. 

Address: 21, Lev Tolstoy Street

The Novodevichy Convent

It is a beautiful architectural monument and one of the most famous convents of Russia. In the oldest stone building, the Smolensk Cathedral, you can see it’s 16th century frescoes and fantastic icon display, made by the greatest tsars’ masters of that time. Since 1994 in the summer there are religious services in the Cathedral.

The Bolshoi Theatre of Opera and Ballet

The Bolshoi Theatre is the centre of Russian musical culture. The auditorium of the theatre is luxuriously decorated, and it can seat 2300 spectators.

Address: 1, Teatralnaya Street

The Moscow Musical Theatre named after Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko

The theatre successfully combines the traditions of Russian classical ballet school and the achievements of modern forms. It is situated in the centre of Moscow in Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street. The auditorium of the theatre is designed for 1500 seats, and it is full every evening.

Address: 17, Bol. Dmitrovka

The Old Moscow Circus

It is one of the most famous circus enterprises of the world. Owing to the fact that the circus performers are graduates of the most prestigious circus schools of Russia, the programme of the Moscow State Circus can be considered as unique in its way. 

Address: 13, Tsvetnoy boulevard

The State Kremlin Palace

 The auditorium can seat 6000 spectators. Until 1991, the palace served for holding congresses of the Communist Party, and now it is used for opera and ballet performances. 

Address: Kremlin, Museums of the Moscow Kremlin

Kolomenskoye

This beautiful former Russian Tsars’ country estate is situated in outer Moscow on the high right bank of the Moscow River. The architectural ensemble consists of genuine masterpieces of old-russian architecture.

Kuskovo

Kuskovo is a marvellous architectural-park ensemble, a country residence of the 18th century with a regular style park, straight as arrows paths, marble sculptures arranged in a strict order, ponds and other reservoirs, an original landscape park and magnificent architecture. The architectural ensemble charms and delights a lot of generations of people who value beauty.

Ostankino

Ostankino is the former residence of Count Sheremetev, a monument of architecture and art of the 18th century. Ostankino village, located near Moscow, became Sheremetevs’ property in the middle of the 18th century. The palace and the park were a place of noisy celebrations and visits of crowned persons.

Stalin's bunker

Historical museum complex “Reserve command center of the Supreme commanderin-chief of Red Army I.V. Stalin during The Second World War period starting from 1941 to 1945” in Izmailovo. “Stalin’s Bunker” is a branch of Central museum of Armed Force.

Godunov

Address: Teatralnaya square, 5/1
Metro: Teatralnaya
Tel:+7495 698 44 80
Web: www.godunov.net
Type: restaurant
Opening hours: from 12 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Cuisine: Russian

Ofitserskoe sobranie

Address: Chernigovsky pereulok, 9/13, building 2
Metro Station: Novokuznetskaya, Tretyakovskaya
Tel: + 7 495 951 97 93
Web: www.ofsobranie.ru
Type: restaurant
Cuisine: European, Russian

Pushkin

Address: Tverskoy boulevard, 26 A
Metro: Pushkinskaya/Gorkovskaya/Tverskaya
Tel: + 7 495 739 00 33
Type: restaurant
Web: www.cafe-pushkin.ru
Opening hours: 24 hours
Cuisine: Russian

Sudar

Address: Kutuzovsky pr., 36A
Metro Station: Kutuzovskaya
Tel: +7-499-249-69-65
Type: restaurant
Opening hours: from 12 a.m. to the last visitor
Cuisine: Old Russian

Yar

Address: Leningradsky pr., 32/2
Metro: Dinamo
Tel: +7 495 960 20 04
Type: restaurant
Web: www.yar-restaurant.ru
Opening hours: from 12 a.m. to 05 a.m.
Cuisine: Russian

16 tons

«16 Tons» is in the centre of Moscow and successfully combines 3 different kinds of entertainment: clubbing, boozing up in a pub and satisfying your gourmet taste at a restaurant. It is one of the oldest English pubs existing at present.

Address: Presnensky Val, 6, building 1
Tel: + 7 495 253 53 00
Web: www.16tons.ru
Metro station: Ulitsa 1905 Goda

B-2

Today "B2" is the biggest club in Moscow and one of the biggest clubs in Europe. The heart of the club is a red futuristic construction, which holds the floors..

Address: Bolshaya Sadovaya str., 8
Tel: +7 495 650 99 18
Web: www.b2club.ru
Metro station: Mayakovskaya

B.B.King

Music here the main thing, and the main music here — BLUES! Kitchen in B.B. King too the master of "blues" dishes and the winner of many culinary competitions. 

Address: Sadovaya-Samotechnaya str., 4/2
Tel: +7 495 299 82 06
Web: www.blues.ru/bbking
Metro station: Tsvetnoy bulvar

Kitaisky Letchik (Chinese pilot) Jao-Da

The name of the club gave a semi-mythical character, Jao Da, whose portrait hangs in a real concert hall, in front of the stage. On the stage of “Chinese Flyer” are not just concerts, but also discos, children’s events, press conferences.

Address: Lubyansky Proezd, 25
Tel: +7 495 623 28 96
Web: www.jao-da.ru
Metro station: Kitay-Gorod

Night Flight

Night Flight has it all for spending a night of pleasure – gourmet food prepared by acclaimed Swedish chefs', classic and contemporary cocktails and a sommelier selected wine list in a cosmopolitan setting.

Address: Tverskaya str., 17
Tel: +7 495 629 41 65
Web: www.nightflight.ru
Metro station: Tverskaya