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Foreign Affairs Ministry

ul Arbat, 55/32 | Metro Smolenskaya, Moscow, Russia
+7 499 244-20-87
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4 weeks ago
“Lucky me...!!!”
Nov 12, 2017
“One of Moscow's Seven Sisters”
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ul Arbat, 55/32 | Metro Smolenskaya, Moscow, Russia
Khamovniki
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, when we picked up our hotel, we did not realise that it is right across the street to the foreign affairs building. It is an imposing structure, and hard to miss. Later on the guide told us that the building is a part of...More

Thank BhawaniPathania
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

This is one of 7 similar structures spread out across Moscow. I didn't get to see all of them as they're not that close to each other. This one, however, is easily combined with a visit to the Arbat district. Of course you can't go...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Impressive building. Located near Smolenskaya metro station (blue metro line), not far from New Arbat Avenue.

Thank Olga G
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Reviewed July 15, 2017

Foreign Affairs Mininstry is a huge building classified as one of the seven sisters in Moscow. The building is near to Old Arbat Street and can easily be seen at a distance.

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

There are several huge building in Moscow. The best way to see this one is far way because it has a lot of nearby buildings.

Thank Tiago T
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Reviewed June 21, 2016

Great building, amazing, can be seen from almost all southern Moscow. Imposing, amazingly tall and sturdy. Worth the visit to feel the magnitude of the builing and the feeling of greatness it project when next to it!

Thank Stathis T
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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Amazingly huge and powerful building, one of the famous Seven sisters. Easy to find, since it's near to the Old Arbat street, and surely a site not to be missed.

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed December 8, 2015

walk down the arhat (quickly as you will not miss anything) and take a view of this classic building. As someone who has studied these buildings and stayed in 3 of the 7 in Moscow as well as 2 of the ones that aren't, I...More

Thank jim m
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Reviewed August 2, 2015

This was the thoughts I was thinking as I stood in front of the State Department. One of Stalin's seven sisters. I would say that it is a must see!

Thank EmilieSky
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Reviewed August 2, 2015

I was told to look out for this building when I was trying to find my apartment, but I was on the wrong street! My photo is from my apartment.

Thank Den-solo2014
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