08 November 2008

The Moscow Kremlin, Moscow, Russia

Location (via Google Maps): The Moscow Kremlin, Moscow, Russia

Coordinates: 55° 45' 6" N, 37° 37' 4" E. Find With Google Earth.

The Moscow Kremlin, Moscow, Russia

Moscow is the capital and the largest city of Russia.

The Moscow Kremlin usually referred to as simply The Kremlin, is a 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 includes four palaces, four cathedrals, and the enclosing Kremlin Wall with Kremlin towers. The complex serves as the official residence of the President of Russia. Learn more...

The places on the view from above marked with the numbers are:

  1. The Moscow Kremlin.
  2. The Red Square.
  3. Saint Basil's Cathedral.
  4. The State Historical Museum of Russia.
  5. The Main Department Store.
  6. The Alexander Garden.
  7. The Moskva River.

View of the Moscow Kremlin from Bolshoy Kamenny Bridge, Moscow, Russia

The Red Square with Saint Basil's Cathedral, Moscow, Russia

Terem Churches in the Moscow Kremlin, Moscow, Russia

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