The Kremlin Palaces

The Kremlin Palaces

The Moscow Kremlin is considered the Russian sanctuary and is a unique creation of the world culture. The Kremlin has a special place in the hearts of Russians, not only because of its beauty, but also because behind the red walls are hiding their memories and hopes. Kremlin remains the spiritual and political center of Moscow. The Kremlin Palaces complete a unique ensemble in the world. The Kremlin communicates through dozens of underground ways with the whole Moscow. Today we will brief... [ read more ]

Richness of the Russian Visual Arts

Richness of the Russian Visual Arts

To start with, let’s look at the Russian Architecture and the Russian architects. Palace of Facets can be found in Moscow Kremlin. This is where the main banquet reception hall of the Muscovite Tsars used to be. The Muscovite tsars were the Grand Duchy of Moscow which we know in English as Muscovy. Amongst the secular buildings in Moscow, this palace of Facets is one of the oldest. If you are walking near the Kremlin Cathedral Square, or the Cathedral of the Annunciation and the Dormition ... [ read more ]