St. Basil's Cathedral Moscow, Russia

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This famously colorful cathedral was built by Ivan the Terrible between 1534 and 1561 to commemorate a military victory. It consists of nine chapels built on a single foundation.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318176
Names
St. Basil's Cathedral
Categories
Street Address
Red Square
Coordinates
55.752550° N, 37.623067° E
Phone
095/298-3304

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St. Basil's Cathedral (Moscow, Russia)
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April 11, 2015