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Kuskovo Estate, Moscow

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The former summer home of a Russian noble family, the Sheremetevs, Kuskovo Estate today serves as the site of the Russian State Museum of Ceramics. The estate, built in the middle of the 18th century, was originally set in the countryside, but as Moscow expanded the rural atmosphere faded; today it stands in the city's East District. The museum displays over 30,000 exhibits of ceramics and glassware, with major collections of German, English, French, Danish, and Russian and Soviet porcelain. Outside the museum, tour the expansive grounds and visit the grotto, the Dutch house, and the main palace. Arrange to visit Kuskovo Estate and other attractions in Moscow using our Moscow tourist route planner.
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  • In General, I have wonderful impressions from Kuskovo. The atmosphere of the old homestead (mid 18th century), a great Park with double Linden alley, greenhouses, ponds, English park on the far side of the pond and statues. Romantic atmosphere. But it's all a State of neglect. in the Palace not included electricity, on a cloudy day is very hurt to consider Interior. Pavilion "Grotto" inside his seemingly is supposed to restore in the near future. This must be done as soon as possible.
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  • Beauty at every turn. The Palace that Grotto and the American Conservatory all catches the eye. The huge park, where you can take a walk, enjoy the nature.
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  • Really like me here. And the Palace of good and interesting exhibition of porcelain. And just walk here good. But as a cool swim on a boat on the pond. Great place))))
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