Soviet History - Half Day Tour

This is a long and fascinating - and very varied - era of Russian history. The guide was interesting, knowledgeable and full of good stories. She also shared some of her own family's experiences, which made the period more real and human for us. ...Eris H., Australia – See more reviews
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What To Expect

Explore Moscow in half a day. See the Soviet Necropolis on Red Square, location of Lenin's Tomb, the District of Soviet leaders' apartments and walk along the main streets of the Soviet capital.


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In this half day tour you will see the main sights and symbols of the Soviet Union and visit the "The State Museum of Contemporary History of Russia" See Lenin's tomb and the graves of Soviet leaders - one of the key ideological symbols of the Empire, Lubyanka Square with KGB headquarters, walk the streets Stalin and other Soviet leaders walked from home to work. Have all you know or just learned about the Soviet Union, 20th century history fall into place in the museum of Contemporary History of Russia where the exciting and dramatic 20th century will flash in front of your eyes.


  • Lenin's tomb (Soviet necropolis on Red Square)

  • District of Soviet leaders' apartments

  • Lubyanka

  • Main streets of the Soviet capital

  • The State Museum of Contemporary History of Russia


  • Private guide service

  • Metro ticket

  • Entrance fee to the State Museum of Contemporary History of Russia

  • Hotel pick-up


  • Meals and drinks

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Guide will meet you at your hotel at the start of your tour.

  • This is a walking tour. We recommend you wear comfortable shoes.

  • This tour does not include transportation. Public transportation (when needed) will be used during the tour.

  • Tour needs to be booked at least 7 days prior to tour date during the high season (May-September) and at least 3 days prior during the low season (October-April).

  • Other languages available on request.

  • Tour duration is between 3 to 4 hours.

  • During the winter months (November-March), it is necessary to have warm clothes and shoes.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 4 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

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