Tour of the Metro Stations in Moscow Russia | Moscow, Russia | Some of the most beautiful metro stations in the world, the chance to explore the underground side of Moscow. We jumped and transition through 3 stations that pretty much gave me, once again, the impressive architecture of this fascinating city. The world’s third most used metro after Tokyo and Seoul, with an average daily passengers traffic of 6.6 million.
Opened in 1935 with one 11-kilometre (6.8 mi) line and 13 stations, it was the first underground railway system in the Soviet Union. As of 2012, the Moscow Metro has 186 stationsCars are rather old.
Mayakovskaya (Маяковская) a Moscow Metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line. Considered to be one of the most beautiful in the system, it is a fine example of pre-World War II Stalinist Architecture and one of the most famous Metro stations in the world. Named after the Russian poet Vladimir Mayakovsky
Biblioteka Imeni Lenina (Библиоте́ка и́мени Ле́нина) also known as Lenin Library, is a station on the Sokolnicheskaya Line ofThe station was opened on May 15, 1935 as a part of the first stage of the Metro. It is situated in the very centre of the city under the Mokhovaya Street.
Arbatskaya (Арба́тская) is a station on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya Line. The old station had been damaged in a German bomb attack in 1941, so its replacement was much deeper and included larger stations that could double as shelters (especially if the bomb was atomic).
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