Revolution of 1917 is mostly associated with Saint-Petersburg. Many people do not know that hard and long battles took place in Moscow too. Bolsheviks were shooting at the Kremlin and many other buildings in the center of the city.
Hundreds of people died. On the pictures below is Moscow of those days. The battles for the center of Moscow started in October, 29 (November, 11). People were digging trenches and erecting barricades in the city streets.