Prospekt Mira is a business-friendly neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants, bars, and cafes. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the gardens. Book your hotel now and use Prospekt Mira as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Moscow.
Sightseeing around Prospekt Mira
The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Browse the collections at Rizhskaya Railway Museum, Central Armed Forces Museum, or Vasnetsov House Museum. You can buy tickets to live performances at Moscow Durov Animal Theatre, Central Academic Theatre of the Russian Army, and Satirikon Theatre. Vysokopetrovsky Monastery, Griboyedov Monument, and Menshikov Tower are significant monuments. Swing by Yeliseyev Grocery Store, Old English Court, and Ivan the Great's Bell Tower to learn about local history. Hours of family fun are waiting at Moscow Circus on Tsvetnoy Boulevard, Moscow Zoo, and Waterpark Caribia.
Shopping, swimming, and being pampered at a spa are just a few things to do in the area. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Hermitage Garden, Sokolniki Park, and Alexander Gardens. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to TSUM Department Store, GUM Department Store, and Atrium Mall. Olimpiyskiy Sports Complex, Sanduny Bath House, or Central Moscow Hippodrome will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral, and Bolshoi Theatre. Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, Dostoevsky Museum, and Obraztsov Puppet Theatre are other top spots to see.
Getting around Prospekt Mira
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Prospekt Mira Station - Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line, Rizhskaya Station, or Prospekt Mira Station - Koltsevaya Line. To venture out of town, take a train from Moscow Rizhsky Station.
The closest major airport is Moscow (SVO-Sheremetyevo), located 14.9 miles (24 km) from Prospekt Mira. The next closest airport is Moscow (VKO-Vnukovo Intl.), located 18.2 miles (29.4 km) away.