The All-Russian Exhibition Center

Great and mighty socialist Moscow

The All-Russian Exhibition Center Stalins  Versailles
Stalins Versailles

The former sovjet “theme park” lies Outside Moscow’s city center, the Ostankino City district.

The All-Russian Exhibition Center
Fountain of peoples friendship
Fountain of peoples friendship

Called as Moscow Versailles a propagandistic exhibition space initiated by   Stalin. It was presenting the achievements of socialism, multinational Soviet   agriculture and technology in their designated pavilions.

You can reach the park by the subway, the station VPDN designated for it, and the journey can be folded past the monument to the conquerors of space: it is a 100-meter-high space shuttle.

 Memorial of Space Invaders
Memorial of Space Invaders
The All-Russian Exhibition Center
Yuri Gagarin’s Space Rocket, the first in space ever
Yuri Gagarin’s Space Rocket, the first in space ever

The monument was built to honor Yuri Gagarin’s space flight. Gagarin was the first person to fly around the country in 1961 as a demonstration of the superiority of socialism.

Today, the exhibition center is a trade show and there is also an amusement park and a marine aquarium with 80 aquariums and 500 species of fish.