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“Massive Building on Banks of Moscow River”
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New Tretyakov
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$147.28*
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Private Tretyakov Art Gallery Half Day Tour in Moscow
Ranked #32 of 2,455 things to do in Moscow
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: New building of the Tretyakov Gallery at 10 Krymsky Val houses a unique museum exhibition of modern Russian art features works by Chagall, Kandinsky, Malevich and other 20th-century artists. In the same building there is the Central House of Artists, and around there is a Sculpture Park.
Reviewed October 18, 2012

This massive building which is a pairing with an exposition center and an art gallery, contains Russian art from the revolution on. It has a wonderful collection of Russian artists. Very much worth a visit to see art which is not often seen further west.

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Reviewed October 15, 2012

Tretyakov Gallery on Krymsky Val shows Russian art from an unsual perspective: it houses a collection of artworks, created after the Revolution and belongs to so-called social realistic" style. While not quite social, and definitely not realistic, pictures of this style show daily life of Soviet people not as it was, but rather as it should be. Everything looks too polished, too nice: everyone is healthy (not to say fat) and well-dressed, all streets are clean, all buildings are new, summer never seems to end, and Lenin is a paragon of wisdom. If you are not Russian, it's highly probable that you've never seen anything alike.
Highly recommendable!

Thank Maria M
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Reviewed October 12, 2012

This is a very nice museum. Staff is very professional. Organization is very good. It has huge and very representative collection of Russian art. Dont miss it.

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Reviewed October 12, 2012

This is a wonderful venue for learning the history and evolution of 20th and early 21st century Russian art. The collection is dazzling and goes on for gallery after gallery. Allow at least 3 hours to see it . Don't miss the sculpture boneyard immediately adjacent

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Reviewed October 11, 2012

The Tretyakov art gallery has a huge collection of paintings and sculptures. a must visit for all art lovers. There is a shopping area where re-prints are available at very reasonable prices, besides CDs and art books.

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