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Moscow Destination Guide

Explore Moscow in Russia! Moscow in the region of Moscow with it's 10,381,222 habitants is a place in Russia and is the capital of this country.

Considering your budget, these more prominent locations could be interesting to check as well: Volokolamsk, Vladimir, Tver, Tula, Ryazan or Jaroslawski boksal. When in this area, you might want to check out Zamoskvorech'ye, Troitskoye, Taganskiy, Novyye Cheremushki, Nizhniye Kotly and Dorogomilovo as well. Map of the area of Moscow in Russia

Local Time

Local time in Moscow is now 07:47 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Moscow" with an UTC offset of 4 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 2°C / 35 °F
Evening 1°C / 34 °F
Night -3°C / 27 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 1013.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
4°C / 39 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light snow, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light snow Day: 1°C (33 °F)
Night: -8°C (18 °F)

Video Collection

LIVE: President Putin hosts Direct Line ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to hold a press conference in Moscow on April 16 in order to answer questions from across Russia. Those willing to ask Putin a question will have an

30:24 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: April 13, 2015 by RuptlyTV

MOTO SEASON 2014 Part 2 PitBike Mosco...

2014. . - . Pit Bike Kayo KLX 155 Motard PRO. DirtBike . Epic moto movie. Season 14

15:29 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: February 02, 2015 by Vladimir Biker


Moscow Skyline

Best of Moscow Skyline Moscow , Russia Population (2010 Estimate): Number of Buildings: 5013

30:18 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: November 07, 2014 by World Cities

RSB Inside Moscow

Http://www.RedStarBelgrade.info : https://www.facebook.com/FCRedStarBelgrade http://www.facebook.com/MrRedStarBelgrade http://www.facebook.com/RSB.Mul

57:48 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: September 11, 2014 by FCRedStarBelgrade


Crazy drifting in Moscow center

Crazy drifting in Moscow center - girl-driver is 80Level master of parallel parking :-) : Opel Corsa

58:11 min, rating: 4/5
Uploaded: January 30, 2014 by Andrew Kalashnikov

Sebastian Arce & Eleonora Kalganova 2 ...

Sebastian Arce & Eleonora Kalganova, 2, First Moscow Tango Festival 2014, Prischepov.TV, Prischepov TV - Tango Channel, Tango in the world, http://prishepov.ru, archive video, tango

02:34 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: March 12, 2014 by Prischepov TV


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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Moscow during the next days, weeks and months.

21
Oct
2017

VTB Kremlin Cup 2017 - Day 8

Starts: 03:00 pm (15:00)
More at eventful.com.

Spartak Moscow Hockey - Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk

Starts: 07:00 pm (19:00)
More at eventful.com.

Spartak Moskva Vs Amkar Perm, Russian Premier League

Starts: 09:00 pm (21:00)
More at eventful.com.

22
Oct
2017

Disco Night

Starts: no exact time
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English Street

Starts: 01:00 pm (13:00)
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VTB Kremlin Cup 2017 - Day 9

Starts: 04:00 pm (16:00)
More at eventful.com.

Language Exchange Meeting

Starts: 08:00 pm (20:00)
More at eventful.com.

Roman Miroshnichenko

Starts: 09:00 pm (21:00)
More at eventful.com.

23
Oct
2017

KHIMIA - CHEMISTRY 2017

Starts: no exact time
More at eventful.com.

Lokomotiv Moscow Vs Krasnodar

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Dormition Cathedral, Moscow

The Cathedral of the Dormition (Russian: Успенский Собор, or Uspensky sobor) is a Russian Orthodox church dedicated to the Dormition of the Theotokos. It is located on the north side of Cathedral Square of the Moscow Kremlin in Russia, where a narrow alley separates the north from the Patriarch's Palace with the Twelve Apostles Church. Southwest is Ivan the Great Bell Tower. Separately in the southwest, also separated by a narrow passage from the church, is the Palace of Facets .

Tags: Russian Orthodox cathedrals, Moscow Kremlin, Coronation church buildings, Cathedrals in Moscow, 15th-century Eastern Orthodox church buildings, 1470s architecture
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Ivan the Great Bell Tower

The Ivan the Great Bell Tower (Russian: Колокольня Ивана Великого) is the tallest of the towers in the Moscow Kremlin complex, with a total height of 81 metres . It was built in 1508 for the Russian Orthodox cathedrals in Cathedral Square, namely the Assumption, Archangel and Annunciation cathedrals, which do not have their own belfries. It is said to mark Moscow's precise geographic center.

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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Kremlin Armoury

The Kremlin Armory is one of the oldest museums of Moscow, established in 1808 and located in the Moscow Kremlin. The Kremlin Armoury originated as the royal arsenal in 1508. Until the transfer of the court to St Petersburg, the Armoury was in charge of producing, purchasing and storing weapons, jewellery and various household articles of the tsars. The finest Muscovite gunsmiths (the Vyatkin brothers), jewellers (Gavrila Ovdokimov), and painters used to work there.

Tags: Russian Revival architecture, National museums, Museums in Moscow, Moscow Kremlin, Military and war museums in Russia, Jewellery museums, Decorative arts museums in Russia, Buildings and structures in Moscow, Armories (military)
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Kremlin Arsenal

The Kremlin Arsenal (Russian: Арсенал Московского Кремля) is a former armory built within the grounds of the Moscow Kremlin in Russia. Initially constructed in 1736, it has been rebuilt several times. It remains in military use to date, unlike the Kremlin Armoury, another arsenal within the walls of the Moscow Kremlin, which is now a museum. The building is off-limits to tourists, who can view a portion of its short southern façade upon entering the precincts of the Moscow Kremlin.

Tags: Museums in Moscow, Moscow Kremlin, Infrastructure completed in 1828, Government buildings completed in 1828, Arsenals
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Moscow Kremlin

The Moscow Kremlin, sometimes referred to as simply the Kremlin, is a historic fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River (to the South), Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square (to the East) and the Alexander Garden (to the West). It is the best known of kremlins and includes five palaces, four cathedrals and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. The complex serves as the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation.

Tags: World Heritage Sites in Russia, Visitor attractions in Moscow, Royal residences in Russia, Presidential palaces, Palaces in Russia, Official residences in Russia, Official residences, Moscow Kremlin, Castles in Russia, Buildings and structures in Moscow
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Palace of Facets

The Palace of the Facets is a building in the Moscow Kremlin, Russia, which contains what used to be the main banquet reception hall of the Muscovite Tsars. It is the oldest preserved secular building in Moscow. Located on Kremlin Cathedral Square, between the Cathedral of the Annunciation and the Dormition Cathedral. Currently, it is an official ceremonial hall in the residence of the President of the Russian Federation and thus closed to the public.

Tags: Palaces in Russia, Moscow Kremlin, Buildings and structures in Moscow, 1480s architecture
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Red Porch

The splendid Red Porch or Red Staircase (Russian: Красное крыльцо, Krasnoe Kryltso), decorated with stone lions, leads into the Palace of Facets in the Kremlin, Moscow. In old Russian the word krasny meant "beautiful", but today it means "red". This is the same word used for "Red Square". On the morning of his coronation, the Tsar was met at the Red Porch, where he took his place beneath a large canopy held by thirty-two Russian generals, with other officers providing additional support.

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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Terem Palace

Terem Palace or Teremnoy Palace is a historical building in the Moscow Kremlin, Russia, which used to be the main residence of the Russian tsars in the 17th century. Its name is derived from the Greek word τερεμνον (i.e. , "dwelling"). Currently, the structure is not accessible to the public, as it belongs to the official residence of the President of Russia. On the 16th century Aloisio the New constructed the first royal palace on the spot.

Tags: Royal residences in Russia, Palaces in Russia, Moscow Kremlin, Houses completed in 1636, Buildings and structures in Moscow
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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Tsar Bell

The Tsar Bell, also known as the Tsarsky Kolokol, Tsar Kolokol III, or Royal Bell, is a 6.14 metres tall, 6.6 metres diameter bell on display on the grounds of the Moscow Kremlin. The bell was commissioned by Empress Anna Ivanovna, niece of Peter the Great. The present bell is sometimes referred to as Kolokol III (Bell III), because it is the third generation.

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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Tsar Cannon

The Tsar Cannon is a large, 5.94 metres long cannon on display on the grounds of the Moscow Kremlin. It was cast in 1586 in Moscow, by the Russian master bronze caster Andrey Chokhov. Mostly of symbolic impact, it was never used in a war. However the cannon bears traces of at least one firing. Per the Guinness Book of Records it is the largest bombard by caliber in the world, and it is a major tourist attraction in the ensemble of the Moscow Kremlin.

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Coordinates: 55.75, 37.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.