Russia

Zhivopisniy Bridge

Dimensions: length 1460 meters Construction start / opening date: 2007 Architect: “NPO Mostovik” Original name: Zhivopisny Bridge One of the most beautiful bridges in Russia is Zhivopisny Bridge. In Europe, it is the highest cable-stayed bridge, and in Moscow it is one of 50 outstanding sights. A ball hanging over the arch of the bridge catches the …

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Crimean bridge

The Crimean Bridge is not only the longest bridge built in Russia, but also one of the most “popular” and strategically important transport arteries in the country.The question of the need for construction came up sharply after the annexation of Crimea to the territory of the Russian Federation. Despite pressure from many states and certain problems …

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Chusovskaya Bridge

The Chusovaya bridge, built in the Dobryansky district of the Perm region, is located at the end of the Kama reservoir, where the Chusovaya river flows into the Kama. Old Chusovskaya bridge Commissioned in 1996 as part of the Perm-Berezniki highway, the Chusovskaya bridge connected the regional center with the cities of Verkhnekamye by the …

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Glass Bridge In Moscow

An unusual sight of the capital is the floating glass bridge over the Moskva River, located on Borovitsky Hill in the new Zaryadye Park. Park “Zaryadye” in Moscow In the historical center of Moscow, on Borovitsky Hill, there was the world’s largest hotel “Russia”, which was demolished in 2006. A new park was built on the …

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Zhivopisny Bridge

Anyone who loves Moscow and wants to better understand and get to know its beauty should get acquainted with the modern masterpiece of architecture of our capital – Zhivopisny Bridge. This unique architectural structure of the early 21st century has become an adornment of the northwestern part of Moscow, connecting two protected natural zones – …

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Lenin’s Mausoleum

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, who suffered from atherosclerosis, did not survive the fourth cerebral hemorrhage and died on January 21, 1924. However, the country’s leadership decided not to bury, but to preserve the body of the “leader of the world proletariat.”Especially for this, a tomb was built on Red Square in Moscow – the world famous Lenin’s …

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Nevyanskaya Tower

Dimensions: height – 57.5 m, base in the form of a square with a side of 9.5 m, deviation from the vertical 1.85 m Locality: Nevyansk Construction start / opening date: 1721 Original name: Nevyansk tower The leaning Nevyansk tower is the main architectural symbol of the Ural city of Nevyansk, located not far from …

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Koromyslova Tower

Dimensions: height over 30 meters Construction start 1508 / opening date: 1511 Original name: Koromyslov tower The Koromyslov Tower is a round corner architectural structure located at the junction of the Pochainsky ravine and the pipes of the Zelensky Congress (the historic street of Nizhny Novgorod). The tower is part of the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, and …

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Sukharev Tower

Construction start 1692 / opening date: 1695 Original name: Sukharev tower The Sukharev Tower is a unique monument of Russian architecture, which no longer exists today, but it lives in the memory of the people, in paintings and in books. History The history of the Sukharev Tower in Moscow began in the seventeenth century. It was …

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