1. Russia
  2. Central Federal District
  3. Moscow
  4. Lenin's Mausoleum

Moscow: Lenin's Mausoleum Walking Tour

Product ID: 209103
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Enjoy a walking tour of Red Square with a visit to Lenin's Mausoleum and the famous Necropolis near the Kremlin walls. Discover the secrets of Lenin's final resting place as you learn about Russian history and the famous controversies of the monument.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Russian
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the famous memorial complex known as the Kremlin Necropolis
  • Visit the famous tomb of the famous USSR leader
  • Discover the secrets of the burial place and learn about Russian history
Full description
Start the walking tour in the heart of the capital at Red Square. Enter behind the walls of the Moscow Kremlin to explore the famous memorial complex known as the Kremlin Necropolis. See where state, party, military leaders, participants of the October Revolution of 1917, and Communist revolutionaries were buried. Discover how this place has always caused a lot of controversies.

Admire Lenin's mausoleum, a unique architectural structure built by Alexei Shchusev. Descend almost 3 meters underground to visit the funeral hall and see the sarcophagus that contains the body of the world-famous leader. Learn about the secrets of the burial place, what a fire burial is, and why the tomb was built in the shape of a cube. Discover what the function is of the research laboratory established under the Mausoleum.
Includes
  • Walking tour of Red Square
  • Visit to the Kremlin Necropolis and Lenin's Mausoleum
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drinks

When you get there

Meeting point

At the monument to Marshal Zhukov, Manege Sq, 1, Moscow, Russia, 109012. Your guide will be carrying a sign that says "Liubimiy Gorod"

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Know before you go
• The tour may be canceled in case of official state holidays or events
• Please do not carry large bags, backpacks, weapons and firearms, gas cartridges, food, scooters, rollers or bicycles
• Photo or video footage inside the mausoleum are prohibited