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Address: Pushkinskaya ploshchad, Moscow, Russia
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This beautiful town square with flowerbeds, charming street lamps and a...

This beautiful town square with flowerbeds, charming street lamps and a large statue of the famous Russian poet Alexander Pushkin is a great place to people watch or just relax.

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Pushkin is one of the most important artistic personalities in Russia and here's his monument and his own square. The square is nice fir a stroll, right in the middle of the city... read more

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pushkin is one of the most important artistic personalities in Russia and here's his monument and his own square. The square is nice fir a stroll, right in the middle of the city hustle so chances are you won't get much peace and quiet, but still worth a visit. Also, this place is good point of reference when walking the... More 

Thank Queencitas
Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Pushkin Square (Пу́шкинская пло́щадь) was named after the Russian poet, playwright, and novelist of the Romantic era Alexander Pushkin. He is considered to be the greatest Russian poet and the founder of modern Russian literature. This large square is just about 2 kilometers northwest of the Kremlin. It's one of the busiest squares in the city. At the center of... More 

Thank Ana C
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is a good place to walk around. There's also a mini New Year/X'mas market and vendors selling handicrafts and art pieces, etc. It's nicely decorated

Thank JustLoveToFly
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Pushkinskaya is a great area of Tverskaya. The metro stops Pushkinskaya, Chekhovskaya, and Tverskaya all meet here and there are lots of kiosks under the street. They used to have a beer garden during some of the warmer times of year, although I don't know if that happens anymore. During the day, it's a cozy city park kind of area... More 

Thank JupiterCherry
Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 451 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Located a bit behind the monument of the famous poet (looking from Tverskoy boulevard) this is very lovely and rather busy square. Nice fountains and flower gardens in the middle. Good for taking a break from all the hustle of the city.

Thank Aleksandar S
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

In the last week of September 2015, we saw colorful kiosks that looked like gingerbread houses in Pushkin Square, Moscow. Our guide irina explained that a food Festival was taking place. A cart with supersize white pumpkins was near Alexander Pushkin’s statue. A baby grand piano with red roses and ivy plants, an orange car filled with yellow and orange... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Gingerbread houses excite the imagination of young and old. We saw open-fronted huts at the food festivals in Pushkin Square Moscow that looked like gingerbread houses from fairy tales through the group expresstorussia.com in cooperation with intourist.com. They sold food and novelties. We were lucky that is was warm in late September 2015. We enjoyed exploring the Food Festival in... More 

Thank Catherine S
Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

I likè the designs and the lights, also its safe to walk around at any time because you will see the police around all the time. Lot of restaurants to eat there.

Thank richard709
Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

I constantly walk around this place and to my mind it is worth visiting during festivals. For example, this year in April there first was Easter festival with lots of nice small kiosks and then took place fish week with its vendors and cafes. At regular time this is just a mere square to walk by.

Thank asyagrig
Stirling, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

Just spent around 30 minutes exploring the square...both sides of Tverskaya...reached by underpass. Both sides bedecked in Christmas lights at present. Beautiful, a real picturesque scene. The square worth a quick visit if only to admire the dominating statue of Pushkin.

Thank Colin G

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