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See the best examples of underground Soviet-era architecture on a 1.5-hour walking tour of Moscow’s metro stations! With an expert guide at your side, visit five of Moscow’s must-see stations, including iconic Mayakovskaya, and learn all about Stalin’s visions for the former Soviet Union. Hear about the Metro-2, a secret line said to have been used by the government and KGB, and see grandiose architecture, mosaics, sculptures and more!
  • Use your metro ticket to explore five of Moscow’s metro stations
  • Learn about the history of the Moscow subway from your guide
  • Admire the mosaics in Kurskaya Station and Mayakovskaya Station
  • View the 72 bronze sculptures in Revolution Square Station
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the Kremlin for a tour of Moscow’s ornate metro stations. As you visit five different stations, learn about Soviet-era architecture and the way style changed throughout the years. Make your way to Revolution Square Station (Ploschad Revolyutsii) and view the 72 bronze statues of Soviet workers. Continue on to Novoslobodskaya Station, with its stained glass panels. Admire the chandeliers and baroque-inspired interiors at Komsomolskaya Station. Visit Kurskaya Station, the earliest station, decorated with mosaics and Socialist slogans. Head to the beautiful Mayakovskaya Station, with its art deco corridors and ceiling mosaics. Your tour concludes here.
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Departure Point
Sapozhkovskaya Ploshchad', Manezhnaya Ulitsa, 13/1, Moskva, Russia, 125009
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • English-speaking local guide
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We managed to get a couple of trips on the Moscow underground well worth the trip.Tickets are way to purchase from an automatic machine.
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Once we eventually found the meeting point the tour was excellent. with a delightful and knowledgeable guide (Nick) who made it entertaining and interesting.
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We we going to do a metro station tour on our own but were so happy we chose this tour instead. Very well organized and fun. I would say a definite must do early on so you get oriented to the metro system right away with help.
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We were amazed by the Moscow metro system! It is beautiful, clean, efficient (trains come every few minutes) and the stations are museum worthy. Our guide spoke perfect English and was very informative about the history of the metro system and how it works. She helpful us
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We actually did the free tour in the morning and were so happy with it that we decided to go on the metro tour in the afternoon. Our guide Nick (same guide on both tours) was very knowledgeable, just the right amount of year and dates mixed with fun facts, legends and just nice
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