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St. Basil's Cathedral

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Identification

St. Basil's Cathedral
Pokhrovsky Cathedral
111659

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Structure in General

church
existing [completed]
dark red
russian-soviet architecture

Facts

  • The church's construction was commissioned in 1552 by Ivan the Terrible.
  • Arguably Russia's most famous landmark, one that symbolizes the country as much as the Tour Eiffel symbolizes France, the Statue of Liberty does the United States, and The Pyramids at Giza do Egypt.

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Location

Kitay-Gorod
Central
Moscow
City of Moscow
Russia

Technical Data

1555
1560

Involved Companies

Postnik Yakovlev

Features & Amenities

  • One of the city's famous buildings
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