See 10 breath-taking stations, including bright and spacious Komsomolskaya, gracile Mayakovskaya with Soviet mosaics, legendary Ploshad' Revolutsii with its 76 bronze sculptures and more stations. Discover the underground treasure of Soviet era – marble, bronze, mosaics and paintings, stained glass and even paleontological elements. These and many other facts about Moscow Metro you'll learn during our Moscow Metro tour!
The idea to build a metro in Moscow first came at the end of the XIX century, and in 1875 was announced an idea to build a line from the Kurskiy railway station via the Lubyanka and Pushkinskaya Square to Maryina roscha. But this project wasn't realised, mostly because of the church´s opposition. Here is what one of the metropolitan bishops wrote to Moscow Metropolitan: "Is it possible to prevent this very sinful dream? Will not humiliate himself a man created in the image and likeness of God, who will descend into hell?".