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. Arrange your visit to Kremlin Walls and Towers and discover more family-friendly attractions in Moscow using our Moscow trip itinerary builder app .
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  • August 19, 2017
    Walking around these great walls is cool its a big place so you could walk for a long time wear comfy shoes  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    The walls of the Kremlin totaling 2, 5 km across your circumference. There are about a dozen towers and out can watch them better on the inside. Are the main postcard from Moscow. The best views you get from the river and the red square.
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  • August 19, 2017
    After reading all about the Kremlin and seeing it in movies still didn't prepare us for the beauty of the place. We walked around for hours and still think we didn't see everything. We def should have...  more »

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