Bolshoi Theatre
The White House
Moscow City
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1. Moscow


• Even those who’ve never been to Moscow
recognize the colorful domes of St. Basil’s
Cathedral, which sits on Red Square below the
ramparts of the Kremlin. The Kremlin’s towerstudded, walled complex of domed cathedrals
and palaces, which dates to 1156 but occupies a

3. Bolshoi Theatre

The Bolshoi Theatre (Russian: Большо́й теа́тр, tr. Bol'shoy Teatr, Big Theatre) is a
historic theatre in Moscow, Russia, originally designed by architect Joseph Bové,
which holds ballet and opera performances.Before the October Revolution it was a
part of the Imperial Theatres of the Russian Empire along with Maly Theatre (Small
Theatre) in Moscow and a few theatres in Saint Petersburg (Hermitage
Theatre, Bolshoi (Kamenny) Theatre, later Mariinsky Theatre and others).


GUM, in full Glavny Universalny Magazin (“Main Department Store”),
formerly Gosudarstvenny Universalny Magazin (“State Department Store”), the
largest department store in Russia. Situated on a traditional market site on the northeast side
of Red Square in Moscow, the building originally known as the Upper Trading Arcade was
designed by A.N. Pomerantsev and built in 1889–93 in a pseudo-Russian style over a hidden
metal skeleton. In its original form it housed more than 1,000 shops. Reconstructed in 1953, the
structure has three levels and now houses about 150 shops. The store, which functions more like
a Western-style shopping centre than a department store, offers food, clothing, home
appliances, watches and cameras, and many other goods. In addition to offering a full line of
products, GUM became a tourist attraction for its remarkable size and ornate interior.

5. The White House

The White House –
officially the House of
Government of the Russian
Federation – fronts a
stately bend in the
Moscow River, just north
of the Novoarbatsky most.

6. Moscow City

the "Moscow City" International Business Center, a commercial
district in central Moscow

7. Thank you

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