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House on The Embankment, Moscow

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The House on the Embankment (Russian: Дом на набережной) is a block-wide apartment house in downtown Moscow, Russia. It was completed in 1931 as the Government Building, a residence of Soviet elite. It was designed by Boris Iofan.

Prior to construction, the site, located in the Bersenevka neighborhood of the island opposite the Moscow Kremlin, was occupied by the Wine and Salt Court, an old distillery and excise warehouse. The building currently has 505 apartments (some used as offices), a theater, a movie theater, restaurants and retail stores.
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  • The House stands next to the Kremlin, the Temple of Christ the Savior, a marsh area, stone bridge and the Moskva River. Another probably could not be, because here lived elite Soviet times!
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  • Quite an interesting little Museum. Presents the history of the House itself and Stalin's time as a whole: the events of that time could not affect the tenants of the House. The Museum will be interesting for people interested in this era and fans remember Soviet times. Before visiting must see exactly where there is an entrance because walking around the House can be quite long. The Museum was visited by within the Olympiad "Museums. Parks. The farmstead ".
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  • Only 2 rooms and many interesting objects not people latter nomenclature. On the third Sunday of the month-free entry.
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