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Ivan the Terrible

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Ivan the Terrible

Ivan IV Vasilyevich (3 September (O.S. 25 August) 1530 – 28 March (O.S. 18 March) 1584), commonly known as Ivan the Terrible or Ivan the Fearsome, was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547 and 'Tsar of All the Russias' from 1547 until his death in 1584.

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His long reign saw the conquest of the Khanate of Kazan, Khanate of Astrakhan and Khanate of Sibir, transforming Russia into a multiethnic and multicontinental state spanning almost one billion acres, approximately 4,050,000 km2(1,560,000 sq mi). Ivan managed countless changes in the progression from a medieval state to an empire and emerging regional power, and became the first ruler to be crowned as Tsar of All the Russias.
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Houses
Thechurch of st. Nicholas in Golutvin

Thechurch of st. Nicholas in Golutvin

1 Golutvinsky lane, 14

Restoration of the temple lasted for more than thirty years.

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Rebuilt Houses of Zamoskvoreche

Rebuilt Houses of Zamoskvoreche

Zamoskvorechie’s rebuilt houses is a complicated route and it is mostly about a mixture of architectural styles of houses.

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Houses
The church of Maron the syrian hermit in old paneh

The church of Maron the syrian hermit in old paneh

32/2 Bolshaya Yakimanka street

In the XVII century, the church often changes its look - and eventually hides behind the new residential high-rises.

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Houses
Averky Kirillov’s Palace

Averky Kirillov’s Palace

Bersenevskaya Embankment, 18, 20&22/2

Even today, when it’s all but crushed by the neighboring colossus of the famous Soviet ‘House on the Embankment’, this house with white ornament details on its façade and a small mezzanine still attracts the attention of the passers-by, particularly if seen from Patriarshy Bridge.

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“Ceremonial” Zamoskvorechie

“Ceremonial” Zamoskvorechie

Zamoskvorechie (Moscow area located south to the Moscow river from Kremlin) avoided radical rearrangements for centuries.

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Houses
S.A. Egorov’s apartment building

S.A. Egorov’s apartment building

9/1 Maneznaya Street

VI Lenin’s girlfriend Inessa Armand and his sister Anna Ilinichna Elizarova - Ulyanova lived here in 1918-1920.

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Houses
"Novokuznetsk" metro station ground pavilion

"Novokuznetsk" metro station ground pavilion

Central Administrative District of Moscow, Novokuznetskaya Metro station

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Houses
MOGES Residential Building

MOGES Residential Building

Sadovnicheskaya Street, 11/10

MOGES (Russian abbreviation for ‘Moscow State Power Station’) or Smidovich GES-1 (‘State Power Station Number One’) is Moscow’s oldest power plant. Among its employees were several prominent figures responsible for the development of the country’s energy sector, including Gleb Krzhizhanovsky, and the famous Russian engineer Robert Klasson was originally the plant’s chief engineer. The plant engineers resided next to the station in the GES-1 residential buildings on Sadovnicheskaya Street.

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Moscow river banks

Moscow river banks

Just like almost any city in old times Moscow was built on the river banks.

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Houses
Housing cooperative building

Housing cooperative building

3 Pyatnitsky lane

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Houses
House with chambers of XVII century

House with chambers of XVII century

1/1 Sredniy Ovchinnikovsky lane

This house is hiding Chambers of the XVII century.

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Routes
Guided restorer Andrew Ivliev on Pyatnitskaya Street

Guided restorer Andrew Ivliev on Pyatnitskaya Street

Interesting walks with a restorer at Pyatnitskaya Street is the magazine "Moscow Heritage" project and "Exit to the city."

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