The State Hermitage is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, it was founded in 1764 by Catherine The Great and has been open to the public since 1852.
The Cathedral of the Protection of Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat are official names for a Russian Orthodox church in Red Square in Moscow
A Kremlin is a major fortified central complex found in historic Russian cities. This word is often used to refer to the most famous one, the Moscow Kremlin, or metonymically to the government that is based there.
GUM is the name of the main Department Store in many cities of the former Soviet Union, known as State Department Store during the Soviet times.
Maiden Tower ( Azerbaijan-Baku )
Saint Basilâ€™s Cathedral ( Russia-Moscow )
Barma and Postnik Yakovlev
Completion Date: 12th century
12 July 1561
Height: 29.5 m
Architectural type: Tower
Region: Europe And North America
Europe And North America
Published on Oct 24, 2013