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Red Square is a city square in Moscow, Russia. The buildings surrounding the Square are all significant: Nearby to the South is the elaborate brightly domed Saint Basil's Cathedral and the palaces and cathedrals of the Kremlin, Lenin's Mausoleum. On...more
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Krasnaya ploshchad, Moscow 109012, Russia
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Reviewed today

A must see when in Moscow. I was in december, the christmas market there is cute. Definately worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rogierd823
Reviewed yesterday

Not execeptional, but very interesting ans what you can't miss in your trip to Moscow. Another of the iconic places in the world.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank soaresss
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is the scale of the place that compels plus the odd synchronicity between GUM on one side, the Kremlin and Lenin’s tomb on the other and St Basil’s looking on. Immensely impressive, redolent of so much and echoing memories, either real or summoned up....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank louislachlan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited in Dec, and was the first time in Moscow.it was beautiful. There was Christmas markets and ice skating rink on the square, it was really beautiful. All the shops looked pretty, with all the new years trees. A very nice time to visit. Pleased...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Charmaine403
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Christmas market was pretty commercial but still fun to see. The buildings surrounding the square are remarkable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank trvladdict
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Iconic square of Moscow. Kremlin and Lenin tomb. Wonderful Christmas decorations and a fair. Kremlin is impressive being a witness of all Russia's ups and downs. The GUM, famous department store, located there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really cool to experience. Right beside st basils and gum shopping center. Moscow is a must travel city. Dont believe the stereotypes you see on the news. Russia top 3 places ive visited easily. Great food, culture, architecture, people, lifestyle

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Huapanguero
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I traveled here solo. Came only to see the magnificent structure. Lots of people but the lighting was great. Stayed as the sun went down and saw it at night too. I even accidentally dropped a clip of money out of my pocket and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JuannyChico
Reviewed 1 week ago

The historical center of Moscow with the Cathedral and the Kremlin. A mark f the city of Moscow. Everyone must walk at least nce in this well known historical place. We visited more than once and it was great through snow day and night. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TasosAnth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m back in Moscow! Red Square is often considered to be the central square of Moscow since the city's major streets, which connect to Russia's major highways, originate in the square.

Date of experience: July 2018
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17 November 2018|
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Response from Ruby B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, based on my husband's host who is a Muscovite, winters in Russia are extremely cold. They get a lot of snow, with temperatures dipping as low as -32 degrees celsius. I wouldn't recommend taking small children to Russia... More
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6 September 2018|
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Response from simonh1986aus | Reviewed this property |
I would visit it any time but I did in the summer and it's fine, of course wear summer clothes
4 August 2018|
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Response from Bill R | Reviewed this property |
Warmer weather is most likely encountered between May and September with the weather getting warmer towards the middle (July) then cooler towards the end of this period. Of course, there is always the odd “hot” or “Cold... More