Russia

Moscow Kremlin Towers

The Moscow Kremlin is the heart of Russia, because our capital began its journey from here. The architectural ensemble of bright walls and tall slender towers gives it a special romance and unfading antiquity. From the history of the Kremlin At one time, the construction of the Kremlin was started by Prince Ivan the Third. The Kremlin …

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TV tower in Yekaterinburg

The unfinished TV tower was considered one of the most important symbols of Yekaterinburg. She was also the tallest abandoned object in the world. The history of the construction of the first TV tower At the end of 1983, in Sverdlovsk, near the circus building, the construction of a radio and television transmitting station began. This was …

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Spasskaya Bashnya

The embodiment of the centuries-old power and triumph of the Russian state is the Spasskaya Tower of the Moscow Kremlin. From the history of the tower and the Kremlin The Spasskaya Tower, overlooking Red Square, is part of the architectural ensemble of 20 towers of the Moscow Kremlin . At the end of the 15th century, Moscow …

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The Tower of Death

In the Sverdlovsk district of the city of Perm, on Komsomolsky Prospekt, there is a building about which Perm people know many legends and pass them on to each other.Popular rumor calls the building the Tower of Death. The name has become commonplace to such an extent that the name is also used in official papers. …

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Triumphal Arch Kursk

Construction start 1998/ opening date: 2000 Original name: Triumphal Arch The Triumphal Arch in Kursk is part of the ensemble erected in honor of the Great Patriotic War and, in particular, the Battle of the Kursk Bulge. In addition to the arch itself, the composition of the Kursk Bulge memorial includes a monument to the famous …

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Triumphal Arch on Kutuzovsky

Construction start 1829 / opening date: 1834 Original name: Triumphal Arch The Triumphal Arch or the Triumphal Gates in Moscow is a cultural heritage site located on Kutuzovsky Prospekt. The monument was erected in honor of the victory of the Russian people over Napoleon in 1812. The attraction belongs to the most famous triumphal gates and arches in the …

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Golden Gate in Vladimir

The Golden Gate of Vladimir is one of the monuments of ancient Russian architecture. They represent an element of the city’s defensive fortifications, erected during the reign of Prince Andrei Bogolyubsky. Unfortunately, the Golden Gate in the 21st century is different from the original design, but there are a number of reasons for this. Golden Gate …

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