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Kremlin Walls and Towers

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Address: Red Square, Moscow, Russia
Phone Number: 095 924 55 03
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: The Kremlin's redbrick walls and 18 towers were built at the end of the...
The Kremlin's redbrick walls and 18 towers were built at the end of the 15th century by the Italian craftsmen Pietro Antonio Solari and Antonio Fryazin. The famous Spasskaya (Saviour) Tower is the main and official entrance to the Kremlin and its symbol.
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You may starting the cruise option to sightseeing the sourounding area and entered inside to see closer by walk.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

You may starting the cruise option to sightseeing the sourounding area and entered inside to see closer by walk.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This place evoques all of the readings of Russian history during 100 year span. Quite exciting . Beautiful backdrops for great photos.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

All of Moscow is pristine and the views of the walls across the river were like a postcard - felt like I was on a movie set!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Walls and Towers are coloyfull and beautifull but the inside is all the money...The most important place, buildings and churches are there. All roads drive you there...is a must to be Moscow's heart.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

I can't believe that I didn't notice the clock when I took the photo! I must have been sleep walking. I actually asked a policeman what the time was! He pointed to the tower.... It is quite difficult to cross the road at the south west corner, but from there if you walk along the outside of the walls towards... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Kremlin walls and towers essentially separates the inside and outside of kremlin. Think of it as a fort walls and outside. Taking a hop on hop off tour will take you around the kremlin and you can visit the total outside of Kremlin and the towers. Eventhough there is nothing unique is a a thing in bucket list for most... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Do you know that there are 12 orthodox churches within the Kremlin (means "fort") walls? In fact, five of them are next to each other surrounding the bell square. The Kremlin walls have 20 towers, among them 6 are towers with gates and five of them have a huge star on top. Within the walls you will find the offices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Worth a visit, great view across the city, beautiful churches and gardens. Don't bother with a guide, take your time. There are leaflets to tell you what you are looking at.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Very, very interesting place, so much history here! Lots to see and do around Red Square with the churches and museums and Gum's store(s)! Need good walking shoes as it's a huge place! You need at least 1/2 day, preferably a whole day, to see it all. Restrooms are hard to find and very limited...find a restaurant and use theirs...just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

You're in the very heart of Russia. The residence of the President of the nation and a place of a great many of the tourist attractions namely the Zar Cannon which never fired a shot, the Zar Bell which never gave a single ring, and many more places of interest. Go there, feel in the heart of Mother- Russia. Probably... More 

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Address: Red Square, Moscow, Russia
Phone Number: 095 924 55 03
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Central Russia  >  Moscow

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