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Kremlin Walls and Towers, Moscow

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Enclosing the world-famous complex of buildings at the heart of Moscow, Kremlin Walls and Towers remains arguably the most symbolic architectural structure in Russian history. Originally a simple wooden fence with a few guard towers, the red brick wall visible today dates back to the 15th century. Constructed by Italian master builders Antonio Fryazin and Pietro Solari, the wall and its 20 towers provide protection for the enclosed cathedrals, palaces, and gardens, collectively designated as a World Heritage Site. Point your camera at the four remaining gate towers, still boasting their communist-era ruby stars. For a different view of the city's skyline, visit the southern section of the wall, facing the Moscow River. Add Kremlin Walls and Towers to your Moscow travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Moscow vacation generator.
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  • Being in Moscow how could you miss this experience. It is very interesting and thrilling. There are a number of buildings and art shows to see. Plus a church or two. Many opportunities for photos. I w...  more »
  • His Kremlin walls and towers is the history of the country and the people. They keep the secrets of the people and history. Protect the splendor of the internal structures of the Kremlin. Your pride when you see such constructions.
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  • There's no way to go and Moscow and doing this tour. Worth and the place is nice to take pictures and get to know the Russian history.
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