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Mayakovskaya Metro Station, Moscow

Considered to be one of the most beautiful in the system, it is a fine example of pre-World War II Stalinist Architecture and one of the most famous Metro stati...
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Considered to be one of the most beautiful in the system, it is a fine example of pre-World War II Stalinist Architecture and one of the most famous Metro stations in the world. The name as well as the design is a reference to Futurism and its prominent Russian exponent Vladimir Mayakovsky.Located 33 meters beneath the surface, the station became famous during World War II when an air raid shelter was located in the station. On the anniversary of the October Revolution, on 7 November 1941 Joseph Stalin addressed a mass assembly of party leaders and ordinary Muscovites in the central hall of the station. During WWII, Stalin took residence in this place.
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BruceB
 
BruceB July 13, 2013
Awesome.....excellent depth of field
iceman2
 
iceman2 July 13, 2013
Excellent capture with great focus that show beautiful clarity!
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Arzhtatiana July 13, 2013
Very nice!
tinyredpanda
 
tinyredpanda August 30, 2015
I have been there. It really is quite memorable.

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