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Revolution Square (Ploshchad Revolutsii)

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Ploschad Revolyutsii | Close to Red Square, Moscow 109012, Russia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

travelling often to Moscow and always back there. it is always nice to watch the people and the activity

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rafaelf680
Reviewed November 14, 2018

This fountain was the main reason that we visited Revolution square. It is the oldest fountain in Moscow, and the only fountain that survived the revolution. It was built in 1835 to be the centerpiece of Petrovsky Square. The fountain is named after it's sculptor,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

The revolution square is really big, you can find here a lot of great spots to visit such as the Gum restaurant, the cathedrals and walk around with friends and local people. Recommend it!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ligawilmer1
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The zero mile marker (the point from which all distances in Moscow are measured) is located here. There is a plaque and a legend that if you throw a coin over your shoulder from the middle of the plaque you wish will come true. An...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Revolution Square is a big square located close to the Red Square, in the center of Moscow, the main city of Russian Federation. When we came here in the first days of November-2017 (the National days in Russia), here there was a party with shops,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We sort of ran into this square while leaving Red Square. There were crowds of people, so we didn't really know we were anywhere significant until after we got back to the boat.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AmandaOldRog
Reviewed August 16, 2018

This is not a destination. The only reason you'll be here is if you are walking from one attraction to another. Sure, there is the marker that is used to calculate distances from Moscow and there are statues/busts, but nothing arises to the level of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank dskid
Reviewed July 24, 2018

76 bronze sculptures arranged in chronological order of the events of October 1917 to December 1937. Gallery starts from the western end of the station (the opening is located here only way) images Red Guards and sailors.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RenatoCarneiro
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Very near the metro with a statue of Marx Conner eating the revolution. Not very large but can get crowded at times. Perhaps not a destination location but worth a stop if you are in the neighborhood.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This is where you will find the marker from which all distances from Moscow are measured. It is one of the gates into Red Square. We walked through here on our way to Alexander Garden and the ticket office for the Kremlin. It is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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