Rizhskaya Square opened last month after 3 months of renovation works. The Rizhskaya Square renovation project truly encapsulates the ambition of the city administration to change the city urban neighborhoods beyond recognition.
The annual military parade, dedicated to the anniversary of the parade of the 7th of November in 1941, was held on November 7.
National Unity Day was celebrated in Moscow on November 4. The holiday commemorates Russia’s defeat of Polish invaders 1612, when the people’s volunteer army led by Minin and Pozharsky liberated Moscow from interventionist forces.
Moscow’s Ostankino TV and BC Tower is lit up in colours of the French flag to show solidarity with France.
The GUM State Department Store on Red Square has been decorated with 20 original Christmas trees.
80 new stylish newspaper kiosks were set up in Moscow.
A toilet themed cafe opened in the Russian capital serving food in lavatory and urinal shaped bowls.
On 27 November the country’s ‘Main Skating Rink’ opened at VDNKh.
A yoga class was held at the “Novoslobodskaya” metro station in Moscow on November 29.
The central Moscow rink opened on November 29.
A new type of souvenir machine has appeared in the Moscow subway. With this so-called coin attraction, the souvenir coins are on display for you to make your selection, while you play with the automated machine.
A special vending machine with space food has appeared on Leningradsky Railway Station.