In this article, you will find information about sights that you can see in Moscow: popular tourist sites, world-famous architectural monuments, leisure parks, museums, art galleries, theaters, and information about the most beautiful and interesting places in Moscow for children and adults (with descriptions, photos and videos).
The main attractions of Moscow, the Red Square and the Moscow Kremlin, at any time of the year are the starting point for many travelers.
The Red Square ensemble includes the Ascension Gate, Kazan Cathedral, St. Basil's Cathedral, Moscow GUM, and the Historical Museum. Here you can see the monument to Minin and Pozharsky and the Lenin's Mausoleum.
As a museum complex, the Kremlin includes the Kremlin Armory (the Armory Chamber), Assumption Cathedral, the Cathedral of the Archangel and the Annunciation, the Spasskaya Tower and the Diamond Fund museum.
Moscow has long been a centre of Russian and world culture. The Bolshoi Theatre presents operas and ballets. The Bolshoi Ballet has become internationally known and admired.
At the same time, it will be interesting to visit not only world-famous sights such as the Tretyakov Gallery or the Bolshoi Theater, but also small cultural institutions.
Summer is often considered to be the main tourist season in Moscow as the days are long and usually warm, but Russia is a northern country and so winter tourism is also well developed and the city offers a wide range of winter sports in the Gorky Park, in Sokolniki Park, at ENEA, and in the Young Pioneers Stadium.