“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
What To Expect
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
Main streets of the Soviet capital
Private guide service
Entrance fee to the State Museum of Contemporary History of Russia
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
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.
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