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Two great monuments to the past are the Tsar Cannon, the largest cannon in the world, located right outside Cathedral Square, and the 200-ton Tsar Bell, which was silenced by fire and now sits at the foot of the Ivan the Great Bell Tower.
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Located at Ivanovskaya square in Moscow’s Kremlin. The Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon are gigantic examples of Russian's army collection. The Tsar Bell, near Ivan the Great Bell Tower, was made for Empress Anna Ivanovna. Famous for its bell-ringing and instant communication over long distances....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The only things that has nothing to do with temples and staff and it was the only interesting for me. To see things and transfer your mind how it was those years and be amazed f the size of both andd how they were used...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've heard about it long time ago. But when I saw how big these bell and cannon I was over impressed with real size. Huge. And must visited while you in Moscow.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andrey889
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As our tour guide told us, The very huge bell and canon were never used for their purpose. They are however very good examples OF royal opulance and grandiosity. A very good photo op at The Kremlin and a sight to behold.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GeneP788
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Russia is very big. So these bell and cannon must be in Kremlin. I looove it. Verybrusdian ornaments on it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Journey46070095938
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bell and cannon are ones of the biggest attraction during the visit to Kremlin - fully justified. The same time their history makes them so ... Russian: The bell was is the biggest bell in the world - yet it never rung (and was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Put this both in your list MUST SEE. Really big but were never used. It's easy to make a good photos here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jet48214658200
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Tsar Bell and Tsar Cannon are probably the most curious place in Kremlin, locsted close to the Red Square in Moscow, the main city of Russian Federation. In fact, here there are a broken bell, provably the biggest bell in the world, and a canyon...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Interesting and huge the history behind these items is fascinating, a canon that has not been proved to have been fires, but has a master , and a bell that has never rung but symbolises power , all amazing to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KLBOS
Reviewed September 4, 2018

These two giant artifacts are in the Kremlin and we ran into them while trying to find our way to the meeting place where our tour friends were waiting for us. When we finished our tour of The Armoury, we were lost and in our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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