The Skating Rink in Gorky Park is considered to be one of the largest ice rinks in Europe. The square of the Rink is 18 000 sq. meters. This season, for the first time a special illumination has been implanted into the ice. The LED light bulbs will illuminate the ice with the colored lights from inside. In Russia, this technology is used for the first time.
The Rink is open from Tuesday till Sunday. You can buy a ticket for a morning (from 10-00 to 15-00) or evening (from 17-00 to 23-00) session. The price of the tickets: from 200 to 500 rubles.
Alexander Pushkin's birthplace
There is a plaque on the wall of a school building in Baumanskaya Street 40. The plaque reads: "Here was the house in which on May 26 (June 6) 1799 Pushkin was born".