Moscow: Small Group Metro Tour
- See the 9 most beautiful underground metro stations in Moscow
- View the talisman of all Muscovites – the frontier guard with his dog
- Visit the award-winning art deco station
- Learn about the historic works of art from Soviet times
Apart from seeing the most beautiful stations and taking photos, learn the history of Russia’s first metro system, the ideology behind the design and the modern tendencies in the development of the metro. The architectural styles will vary from art deco to neoclassicism as you switch the lines. You will also see the largest and most opulent stations of the Circle Line, decorated with mosaics, statues and stained glass.
Hear about the metro during the years of the Second World War, when it was used as a bomb shelter by thousands of Muscovites. The tour will finish at Ploschad Revolutsii Station, just across the street from where the tour started.
- English-speaking guide
- A metro ticket
Prepare for the activity
In front of the Bolshoi Theatre, the address is Theatre Square 1, 125009, Moscow. The nearest metro stations are Teatralnaya (Green Line) and Okhotny Ryad (Red Line). Your guide will wait for you for about 10 minutes from the start time with a sign saying 'Metro Tour' on it.Open in Google Maps ⟶