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Poklonnaya Gora. Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945

Poklonnaya Gora (literally “bow-down hill”; metaphorically “Worshipful Submission Hill”‘) is one of the highest spots in Moscow. On February 23rd 1958 at the memorial a granite sign was erected. The sign says: “Here will be erected a monument in honour of the victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.” Then the trees were planted around […]

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Military Historical Settlement Doronino

Military Historical settlement Doronino is a living history museum of rural and military life, located on the premises of the State Military History Museum Borodino. “Doronino” has exquisite exhibits. All its buildings, interior details, objects and things are not merely restored silent artifacts, but rather the witnesses of historic events, used in the household a long time ago. Crossing the […]

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Museum of the Patriotic War 1812

The new museum exhibition space is as big as 1800 square meters. On a large scale and as detailed as possibly it reflects the events of the whole historical epoch in its numerous exhibits (over 2000). They include paintings, drawings, sculpture, maps, documents, household items, numismatics, banners, awards, uniforms, equipment and weapons of the opposing parties. Here you can find […]

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