Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

98 метров над Москвой: памятник Петру I изнутри

Two thousand tons of metal – construction stainless steel, bronze and copper. 98 meters above the level of Moscow and guaranteed service life of 100 years. It’s the monument to Peter the Great made by Zurab Tsereteli that was established in 1997 – the year of the 850th anniversary of the capital. It’s one of the higherst and most famous monuments in Russia. Today we will show you some views observed from the monument and enter the metal structure to see it from inside.

Фото Ю. Иванко. Mos.ru

The monument is considered to be the symbol of the Russian fleet.

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

The way up is not easy.

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Copper pipes to avoid corrosion.

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Peter I himself is 18 meters tall, his weight is 110 tons.

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

Getting Inside the Monument of Peter I in Moscow

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