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The Moscow Kremlin

Moscow Kremlin

Moscow Kremlin

Moscow Kremlin sketch of the Moscow Kremlin Cathedral of the Dormition Tsar Cannon

Historic fortified complex at the heart of Moscow, overlooking the Moskva River (to the South), Saint Basil's Cathedral and Red Square (to the East) and the Alexander Garden (to the West). It is the best known of kremlins (Russian citadels) and includes five palaces, four cathedrals and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. The complex serves as the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation.

Metro: Okhotny Ryad
Entrance: Troistsky Most
Hours: 10am-5pm, closed on Thursdays
The Armoury Chamber has seances at 10:00am, 12:00pm , 2:30pm, 4:30pm
website: (360 degree views from within the Kremlin and on Red Square)
website: History of the Kremlin
website: (Moscow Kremlin State Historical and Cultural Museum Sanctuary)

Sites within the Moscow Kremlin

• The Arsenal
• The State Kremlin Palace
• Senate
• Tsar Cannon and Bell
• Cathedral Square
• Ivan the Great Bell Tower
• Assumption Cathedral (Cathedral of the Dormition)
• The Church of the Disposition of the Robe
• The Cathedral of Archangel Michael
• The Cathedral of Annunciation
• The Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles & the Patriarch’s Palace
• The Terem, the Faceted and the Great Kremlin Palaces
• The Armory

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