6 Beautiful Moscow From The Shukhov Tower

Beautiful Moscow From The Shukhov Tower

Posted on June 23, 2011 by team


The Shukhov Tower is one of the world's most beautiful and remarkable achievements of engineering. Despite the fact that the tower is an architectural monument, it doesn't have access to tourists. It is located in a closed area, so to get there you'll have to have great powers of persuasion.


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To begin with, a beautiful panorama from the observation platform.

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1. The Shukhov tower is a unique hyperboloid structure, designed in a form of a steel lattice shell. Located in Moscow. Built in 1920-1922. The author of the project is a great Russian engineer, an architect and a scientist, Vladimir Shukhov. The tower has been recognized as one of the most beautiful and remarkable achievements of engineering in the world.

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6 Responses to “Beautiful Moscow From The Shukhov Tower”

  1. testicules says:

    Not bad but a little boring

  2. Otis R. Needleman says:

    Wow. Neat pictures! Thanks!

  3. testicules says:

    This is a boring post.

  4. John says:

    I can see y house from here!

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