Learn the secrets of "Giprouglemash" building and discover how the old telephone stations looked in the past. At this tour viewers will find out, where modern squatter-artists live.
A series of video tours through the iconic places of the streets of Moscow. The program is presented by Larisa Skrypnik, a Moscow scholar and senior researcher at the Museum of Moscow, and Denis Romodin, a Moscow scholar and researcher at the Museum of Moscow, author of articles on urban architecture, as well as a lecture course "Living in Moscow", dedicated to the everyday life of citizens in the XX century.
The Museum of Moscow was founded in 1896. The museum is located in the Proviantskiye Sklady (Foodstuff Warehouses), a federal monument of architecture. The museum's catalogue numbers about 800,000 items, including a rich collection of archaeological artefacts. The Museum of Moscow has four branches: the Lefortovo Museum, the Old English Court, the Museum of Archaeology and the Gilyarovskiy Centre.
The PANORAMA360 observation deck shows off Moscow in all its beauty
The largest public library in Russia and one of the largest libraries in the world
The imaginary border of the 16th century
How a swamp turned into a prestigious street
From Boyars to Oligarchs