Fire Tower, Kostroma

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  • The fire tower was built in the 20-ies of the 19th century on the initiative of the then Governor of Kostroma. The architect, as well as builders were local craftsmen. In the year 1834 Tower sparked a genuine delight arrived in the city of the Emperor Nicholas I: "I have no! in St. Petersburg. Then for a Firehouse entrenched best Tower Russian province. And now this structure, designed in the style of late classicism, is the dominant feature of the city's central square and admired the beauty of lines and shapes. The building is constructed on the model of ancient temple with a portico, consisting of a high pediment and six ionic columns with capitals. The building itself is a two story, very spacious, to quietly could accommodate and stabling and barrel with water, and all necessary fire tool. Tower has octagonal form and how-to grows out of the building. At the top of the Lantern is arranged and bypass balcony.
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  • In the heart of the city in the square and there are fire Tower Susanin.. By pass. Quite beautiful building. Now there is a Museum
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  • Interesting building the fire station, which cannot be overlooked. Although I have had a feeling that the tower stands at the building of the Bolshoi Theatre. Nevertheless, it is a historical view of the building, the way it was intended.
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  • Visiting card of the city. Built in Fursovym 1825r. In the year 1834 Tower caused admiration in his travels in Kostroma with visit of Emperor Nicholas I. Until 2005. has been used as intended. -i.e. for the fire station.
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  • Here always clean, tidied, the city centre, here all the time, holidays are celebrated in the rest of the place walking with children and fed pigeons in the winter time here build slides and set Christmas cool place it like adults, teens and kids
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  • One of the symbols of the city. This says it all. It is impossible to visit Kostroma and not to see it.
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Where to stay in Kostroma

A modest-sized city that combines a long history and laid-back atmosphere, Kostroma might not offer a great number of places to stay, but there is enough variety to satisfy most needs. You'll find many hotels and guesthouses in charming historical and traditionally styled buildings. The majority of the city's hotels fall under the mid-range category, with a couple of more luxurious options. There are several hostels, popular among young and budget travelers.
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