At this tour the viewers will learn about the Povarskaya Street. For two times the street was a setting for the movies of Russian famous directors. That's where they filmed "Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears" and "Ivan Vasilievich Changes Profession". Gnessin State Musical College was moved to this street, and Gogol attended a church nearby.
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.
One of the oldest zoos in Europe
From Boyars to Oligarchs
Art and culture Around Vagankovsky Hill
Where Moscow's Famous Merchants Lived
How a swamp turned into a prestigious street