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Nikolskaya Street: top ten sights and events nearby

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Nikolskaya Street is surrounded by a multitude of architectural gems, two historic hotels, and dozens of restaurants. Spend half a day on Nikolskaya to learn all about the historic part of Moscow in all of its diversity. Here is your guide for picking the best locations for amazing memories.

A cultural pillar of the Russian capital. Buy a ticket for one of the performances or take a tour to see it from the inside.

One of the world's most famous pieces of architecture with plenty of attractions: the Kremlin Palace, the Armoury Chamber, Sobornaya Square, and many more.

A pseudogothic building featuring a lion and a unicorn on the facade and a small house with medieval dungeons in the courtyard.

The embassy of the British Crown, established under Ivan the Terrible, has been converted into a museum where the guests can learn about the daily lives of foreign traders of centuries past.

The largest shopping center in Moscow — a Neo-Russian-style arcade on Red Square. It unites more than 100 famous brand boutiques under one roof. The building is exquisitely decorated for holidays, and for the New Year celebrations, a giant Christmas tree and a skating rink are installed in front of it.

The largest national history museum in Russia. The museum exhibits are dedicated to the country's history from antiquity to the 20th century.

A gastronomic nexus that brings together cuisines from all over the world: shakshuka, poke, Japanese soufflé pancakes, and a lot more all under one roof.

Russian delicacies with a view of the Kremlin: Alexander Rappoport's restaurant on the second floor of the legendary National hotel has a rich history of its own. The main specialty is caviar: more than 20 kinds are offered here.

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