Monument "Conquerors of Space" in Moscow

  • Talezh, Russia
  • Russia, Moscow, North-Eastern Administrative Okrug, m. Exhibition Center, Cosmonauts Alley. 
  • Monument "Conquerors of Space" was erected in Moscow in 1964. It is located near the main entrance ENEA meter at the end of the pedestrian street Alley astronauts. The monument created in honor of the achievements of the Soviet people in space exploration.  

    A few years before these events, in 1958, announced a competition to design an obelisk in honor of the space era. Received more than 350 proposals. Of them was chosen the best, who became the project of the monument. This was sculptor AP Faydysh-Krandievskaya, architects AN Kolchin and MO Borsch.

    Unveiled a monument to October 4, 1964, it was a memorable date related to the cosmos - the day launched the first space satellite.

    In stylobate-step pedestal of the monument "Conquerors of Space" in 1981 was opened Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics.
    • attractions
      • Galleries and Museums

Sights nearby

Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics
Tsiolkovsky monument in the alley of astronauts
Bust Leonov
Bust of Yuri Gagarin
Monument to Mstislav Keldysh
Bust Belyayev
Bust Tereshkova
Monument VP Glushko
Bust Komarov
Monorail Station "Exhibition center"
Monument to Sergei Korolev
Model of the solar system
The metro station "ENEA"
Gallery "Airplane" All-Russia Exhibition Center
Moscow monorail
Cosmonauts Alley
Pavilion "Moscow" at the All-Russia Exhibition Center
Crocodile Farm
Fitness club "Cosmos"
Pavilion number 20 on the All-Russia Exhibition Center
The exhibition of sand sculptures at VVC
House of fairy tales "Once upon a time" in Moscow
Fountain in the park "The Road to the Temple"
Hotel "Cosmos"
Park "The Road to the Temple"

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