Ivan the Great's Bell Tower (Ivan Veliky), Moscow

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  • Standing at the end of Cathedral Square, this Tower stands clear above the collection of Domes that surround Cathedral Square. One of a collection of buildings only accessible through a tour of the Kr...  more »
  • If you want, you can climb up to the bell but I hadn't known it before. Next time, I'll definitely climb up and enjoy the view over Kremlin.  more »
  • A very impressive structure within the Kremlin, Ivan the Great's Tower stands at 81 metres tall....apparently the tallest building in Russia for almost 400 years. Construction was started in 1329, but...  more »
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  • The Ivan the Great Bell Tower is the physically tallest of the towers in the Moscow Kremlin Cathedral Square site, with a total height of 81m/266 ft. The Ivan the Great Bell Tower was built in 1508 for the Russian Orthodox Church. The tower was built in Cathedral Square, with belfries, because the Cathedrals of Assumption, Archangel and Annunciation. The chance to see the Ivan the Great Bell Tower was a fantastic experience, not only for its beauty, but its history in this magical place. Колокольня Ивана Великого башня является физически самая высокая из башен в месте Московского Кремля Соборной площади, с общей высотой 81 м / 266 футов. Ивана Великого Колокольня была построена в 1508 году для Русской Православной Церкви. Башня была построена на Соборной площади, с колоколен, потому что Соборы Успенского, Архангельска и Благовещения. Шанс увидеть Ивана Великого Колокольня был фантастический опыт, а не только своей красотой, но его история в этом волшебном месте. Le Ivan le Grand Bell Tower est le physique le plus haut des tours dans le site Kremlin de Moscou Place de la Cathédrale, avec une hauteur totale de 81m / 266 pieds. Le Ivan le Grand Tour de la Cloche a été construit en 1508 pour l'Eglise orthodoxe russe. La tour a été construite en place de la cathédrale, avec beffrois, parce que les Cathédrales de l'Assomption, l'Archange et l'Annonciation. La chance de voir le Ivan le Grand Tour Bell a été une expérience fantastique, non seulement pour sa beauté, mais son histoire dans ce lieu magique. Das Ivan der große Glockenturm ist die physisch von den Türmen in den Moskauer Kreml Domplatz Ort am höchsten, mit einer Gesamthöhe von 81m / 266 ft. Die Iwan der Große Glockenturm im Jahr 1508 für die russisch-orthodoxe Kirche gebaut wurde. Der Turm wurde in Domplatz, mit belfries, weil die Kathedralen von Assumption, Erzengel und Verkündigung gebaut. Die Chance zu sehen, die Iwan der Große Glockenturm war eine fantastische Erfahrung, nicht nur für seine Schönheit, aber seine Geschichte in diesem magischen Ort.
  • In the very centre of Moscow on the Cathedral square of Kremlin there situated the bell tower of St. John Climacus, more known as the Ivan the Great bell tower. It unites all the ancient temples of Moscow Kremlin into one whole architectural ensemble. In 2008 the temple celebrated its 500th birthday. The first church was built in this place in 1329 as a tower for John Climacus’s bell.
  • With a big history behind
  • Horrible, view is quite good, but the guide though he spoke English and almost full English tour group, has to be prodded to give any information in English. Certainly not worth the 250 rubles or the time to get there.
  • Great views of Moscow, but odd opening schedule. Double check with the website for hours

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