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Vorobievy Hills, Moscow: 40 reviews and 45 photos

  Church of the Life-giving Trinity, Vorobievy Hills
by kris-t

The observation platform, which gives a good panoramic view of the city, is situated there at the steep bank of the Moskva River at an altitude of 85 m above the river (200 m above sea level). The hills, immortalized by many Russian poets and writers, were named apparently after the village Vorobyovo (literally: Sparrows' Village) located nearby. Moscow State University and the Church of the Life-giving Trinity are located on the Hills.

Address: Vorobievy Hills, Moscow

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  • Updated Apr 7, 2006
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