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Tour the subterranean palaces of the Moscow Metro

City Map publisher Blue Crow has headed to Russian capital for its latest architectural guide, leading us around the grand chambers of the Moscow Metro system. Its beautifully-designed ‘subterranean palaces’ were originally created to showcase the might, power and artistic prowess of the Soviet Union. Today the stations are appreciated for their iconic designs by tourists and city dwellers alike.

Here, we pick seven of the best ‘people’s palaces’ across the underground system.



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