Lomonosov Moscow State University, MSU Institute of Mechanics, Moscow

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A renowned educational establishment, Lomonosov Moscow State University, MSU Institute of Mechanics also features a striking example of Stalinist architecture. The university was established in 1755 and is one of the oldest in Moscow. Take a tour of its massive main building, which was completed in 1953 and is the tallest member of a group of skyscrapers known as "Stalin's Seven Sisters." The school is home to over 40,000 students and supports the largest library system in Russia, but it is best known for its state-funded, Soviet-style structures. A visit to Lomonosov Moscow State University, MSU Institute of Mechanics represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Moscow travel itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
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  • A bit outside the Centre one can visit the surroundings of the University. Pride Moskvi. Especially with the lower part of the city is one of the attractions. When I was there with friends just a little bit it was raining but it's ozrutné.
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  • It is one of the Seven Sisters building and it's pretty incredible and stunnig. The architecture of the university is something I have never seen before.  more »
  • Come just to marvel at the sheer volume of this stanlist abomination. The general public is not allowed in, but staggering around outside a building this massive is trippy enough, and a good place to ...  more »
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  • Best place for study
  • MSU :) It's amazing!
  • Superb Interior. A Palace
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  • I studied in Moscow State University and graduated from law school and I owe to the University and all asatzethha with all gratitude to them and you've got to know and learned and worked professionally as a lawyer currently lifters before the Supreme Court of the Republic and 6 (six) years that I spent in Moscow was one of the best days of my life and I owe a debt of gratitude for the great Soviet people and in particular that the Russian people the hero
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