A District’s Name Can Tell You A Lot About Its History

A District’s Name Can Tell You A Lot About Its History

1147, (the year the city is first mentioned in historical chronicles), is considered the official date of the foundation of Moscow. From its humble beginnings as a small settlement lost in the forests, the...

The Museum of Illusions

Moscow’s Marvelous Mini-Museums

Though they are not well-known, and are often a bit hidden within parks, gardens and urban neighborhoods, these museums are well worth a visit, thanks to their specific theme atmospheres. The “Mars-Tefo” Cosmic Center...