Moscow: Medieval 2–Hour Small Group Tour
- Get away from the busy life of the modern city
- Walk within the ancient city walls and learn about life in times of Ivan the Terrible
- Step into the past of the Grand Principality of Moscow
Head through the gates of the Kitay-Gorod City Wall and find yourself on one of the three oldest streets of Moscow, the centre of education and enlightenment. See where chroniclers worked and learn about their rivalry with the first book printers. In the winding side streets, see the church where Ivan the Terrible, the first Russian tsar, married for the sixth time. Hear all the stories and legends that are connected to his sinister figure.
Next, head through the old commercial centre of Moscow towards Varvarka Street, where the Romanovs lived before they rose to power. Explore the destinies of the damned, the saints, the nobles and the rebels at Varvarka Street ,with its ancient architecture and fascinating history. Finish your tour on the Red Square, in the shadow of Moscow's finest architectural masterpiece, St. Basil Cathedral.
- English–speaking tour guide
- Walking tour
- Small group
- Entrance fees
- Gratuities (optional)
Prepare for the activity
In front of the Bolshoi Theatre, Theatre Square 1, 125009, Moscow. The nearest metro stations are Teatralnaya (green line) and Okhotny Ryad (red line). Your guide will be waiting for you with a sign saying Medieval Moscow Tour on it.Open in Google Maps ⟶