Practically everybody knows about the famous Moscow Kremlin on Red Square and only few know about the second kremlin in Moscow, that is called the Izmailovo Kremlin.
The complex “Kremlin and Vernissage in Izmailovo” is located in one of the most beautiful historical places of Moscow, on the bank of Serebryano-Vinogradny pond. City holidays, fairs and festivals are carried out in Izmaylovsky Kremlin. Famous “Vernissage” is the world`s largest exhibition and fair of the items of fine, decorative and applied art, national crafts and trades, souvenirs and antiques. The Kremlin in Izmaylovo is a museum of museums where Museum of Russian dresses and life, Museum of Bells, Museum of Russian Fairy-Tale, Museum of History of Vodka and Museum of Russian Toy are gathered in one place. Here there is also Court yard of Horseshoers, lycée of the national art crafts “Danila-master” where it is possible to practically master potter`s wheel, painting of ware and toys, weaving etc. In Izmaylovo Kremlin the Palace of Russian Meal (analog of historical wooden palace of Tsar Alexey Mikhailovich in Izmaylovo) has been built where you can taste traditional dishes of different nationalities of Russia, Palace of Happiness – Wedding Palace and also cafe, taverns and ballrooms.
One more reason to visit this place is Souvenir Market. You can find here all kinds of Matryoshka dolls, magnets, posters, musical boxes, paintings etc.
Tour is available in English, Spanish, Portuguese
Tour's duration is 3 hours. You can prolong a tour up to 6 hours with extra tours.
Admission fees to Vodka museum, food and beverage, master classes cost are NOT included to price of tour.
Your guide will pick you up from your hotel and take you back to the hotel or any places you like in the end of tour.
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Admission fee to Vodka museum is 300 RUB
Photo admission in the Kremlin is 100 RUB
Please note that it is an outdoor market, please put warm clothes and boots in winter and autumn seasons.
* There are no ATM machines in the market. They accept cash in local currency and USD or EUR
Extra options to be added to this tour: Moscow Metro tour >>>
KREMLIN IN IZMAILOVO
EVENTS IN IZMAILOVO KREMLIN
The Izmailovo Kremlin is a regular venue for mass celebrations and national outdoor fetes, exhibitions, trade fairs and festivals devoted to Russian handcraft and national folk arts. Russian history is "coming back to life" in theatrical performances and animated shows. Whole complex of educational and entertainment programs is dedicated to children. Performances of concert groups, mass games, competitions, fun fights, horse riding, battles of epical heroes, fisticuffs, and pancake week parades - all these are an essential part of cultural life in Kremlin in Izmailovo.
traditional russian crafts master classes where you can watch and even do a little bit of DIY in wood,
glass and pottery painting, blacksmith, pottery, wood carving, patchwork, dole making and many more.
* You can participate in events and master classes on special dates of National or Folkloric holidays only.