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Address: Pushkinskaya ploshchad, Moscow, Russia
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This beautiful town square with flowerbeds, charming street lamps and a...

This beautiful town square with flowerbeds, charming street lamps and a large statue of the famous Russian poet Alexander Pushkin is a great place to people watch or just relax.

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Nice spot on Tverskaya

Pushkinskaya is a great area of Tverskaya. The metro stops Pushkinskaya, Chekhovskaya, and Tverskaya all meet here and there are lots of kiosks under the street. They used to have... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pushkinskaya is a great area of Tverskaya. The metro stops Pushkinskaya, Chekhovskaya, and Tverskaya all meet here and there are lots of kiosks under the street. They used to have a beer garden during some of the warmer times of year, although I don't know if that happens anymore. During the day, it's a cozy city park kind of area... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Located a bit behind the monument of the famous poet (looking from Tverskoy boulevard) this is very lovely and rather busy square. Nice fountains and flower gardens in the middle. Good for taking a break from all the hustle of the city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

In the last week of September 2015, we saw colorful kiosks that looked like gingerbread houses in Pushkin Square, Moscow. Our guide irina explained that a food Festival was taking place. A cart with supersize white pumpkins was near Alexander Pushkin’s statue. A baby grand piano with red roses and ivy plants, an orange car filled with yellow and orange... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

Gingerbread houses excite the imagination of young and old. We saw open-fronted huts at the food festivals in Pushkin Square Moscow that looked like gingerbread houses from fairy tales through the group expresstorussia.com in cooperation with intourist.com. They sold food and novelties. We were lucky that is was warm in late September 2015. We enjoyed exploring the Food Festival in... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

I likè the designs and the lights, also its safe to walk around at any time because you will see the police around all the time. Lot of restaurants to eat there.

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

I constantly walk around this place and to my mind it is worth visiting during festivals. For example, this year in April there first was Easter festival with lots of nice small kiosks and then took place fish week with its vendors and cafes. At regular time this is just a mere square to walk by.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

Just spent around 30 minutes exploring the square...both sides of Tverskaya...reached by underpass. Both sides bedecked in Christmas lights at present. Beautiful, a real picturesque scene. The square worth a quick visit if only to admire the dominating statue of Pushkin.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2013

Pros: Nice monument. Benches. Good for people watching. Cons: Only can be reached from underground pass. Can't spend more than 5 minutes there. Summary: Doesn't take much effort to check out the square if you are already walking by it.

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2013

And of course a statue of Pushkin! But nothing that would make it really an attraction, however walking by the Tverskoy boulevard you will find your way here. It's a classic demonstration place in Moscow. But you will find some greens around this area which is quite refreshing.

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Novorossiysk, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

It's an undertaking to cross this square - there are a lot of people even during night time!!! But for me this place will be always connected with word "Life" - thirteen years ago I should have had my straight way through Metro Station under this square, but I usually like to do stupid things spontaneously and prefer hard ways... More 

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