Walking tour in Kremlin, Assumption Cathedral, Amory Chamber and Diamond Fund
We would like to offer visiting Kremlin with its Assumption Cathedral, Armory Chamber and the Diamond Fund. The guide will meet you at the hotel and go with you by bus/public transport to the Kremlin.
For six centuries the Assumption Cathedral which holds the largest Russian collections of icons had been the state and cultural center of Russia: Great Princes were set for reigning and local princes swore fealty, inaugurations of Tsars and coronations of Emperors took place here.
The Armory Chamber is storage of the imperial treasures, the famous Armory of the Kremlin, is a part of the Grand Kremlin Palace and the oldest museum in Moscow, holding the unique works of applied art and material culture. The Kremlin Armory was based on the tsars’ treasures, which grew out of the tribal treasury of Moscow princes mentioned in the documents dated the 14th century.
At last, you will visit in the Diamond Fund. The Diamond Fund dates back to the time of Peter the I who set up a state form of depositing the most valuable and important objects which included crown regalia in the first place.
In Diamond Fund you will see Russian Tsars’ regalia, the crown of the Russian Empire, Russian and foreign medals, the biggest gold and platinum bars found in Russia, giant diamonds, numerous pieces of jewelry. It comprises an outstanding collection of masterpieces of jewelry of the 18th-20th centuries, rare precious stones, gold and platinum nuggets of great historic, artistic and scientific importance as well as of vast material value. It is one of the few treasuries in the world that house unique crown jewels.
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|Price in USD for 5 h tour||540||306||196||154|