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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
Danilovskiy
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We were here over the New Year and Red Square was awash with rides and food stalls, people dancing, and just wandering around. With St Basils as a backdrop it made for a wonderful spectacle. The presence of the young Russian reserves were unobtrusive and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eugene H
Reviewed yesterday

During the New Year period, the Red Square is very animated: ice rink, music, superb decoration, tasting of typical Russian food, games for children. Easily accessible and secure. Superb!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ylachanc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everyone has heard if Red Square, and it is pretty amazing. Gum had ice rink and a small carnival area set up, which was pretty awesome.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank NicholeB720
Reviewed 3 days ago

It really is the centre and Moscow and its called red not because of the soviets but because red in russia is see and beautiful - therefore it really is a beautiful square. St Basils, the Kremlin, museums and the GUM department store all abut...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 391grantt
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I went one more time to Red Square in order to enjoy the beautiful snowy most famous place of the world ! It was absolutely awesome, full of snow, clean, with a lot of lights and animations all around. Part of the...More

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

Do not miss out on the Red Square it’s absolutely magnificent and was the highlight of seeing Moscow. There’s tons of restaurants and shops in the area as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank parisan1988
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Red Square on 1 December 2018 on a temperature of -10 degrees day. It's kind of cold to visit Moscow during this time, but there are advantages too. We attended the opening of the Christmas Fair and we felt the fever of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank danbekajourney
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I were lucky enough to be here in Dec and the snow was falling. It was amazing to stand outside the Kremlin and see the Cathedrals and feel like we were a part of this great City. It is overwhelming to walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fliss19
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Red squares one of the coolest places in Moscow. Everyone should visit at once in their life. That is, if they find themselves in Moscow.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Felix G
Reviewed 1 week ago

While walking you feel he power of Russia and enjoy the monumental square. Very big and beautiful place in the Heart of Moscow.

Date of experience: December 2018
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SteveW3612
13 January 2019|
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Response from 948maryannk | Reviewed this property |
Red Square is not always open so I can not say yes for sure. They put barricades and guards up and closed it for two days during my stay. You could Look in but not walk through. Much of Moscow was lit when we arrived at 5 am... More
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Response from elenabukina | Reviewed this property |
Russia is the comfortable country in the social plan. As well as any other country of Europe. In Moscow everything is equipped for tourists with children. Come, at us it is very beautiful! Weather in Moscow in the Christmas... More
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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
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