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General » Monuments

Memorial Chapel pole

Memorial Chapel pole

Сountry: Russia

Locality: Moscow

Nearest metro station: Kolomenskoye

Established: 1870-1880




Memorial Chapel poleA memorial Chapel pole it is a tetrahedral pole two meters in height. The edges of the pole are decorated as the supports for the roof. These supports are holding the roof of the building. The roof also is decorated very interesting in Japan style. On the roof you also can find Egypt symbols.

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Creation history

At the end of the XIX century in the village Shaydorovo was established this Memorial Chapel pole in honor of the Emperor Alexander II of Russia and abolishment of the Serfdom in Russia. From the beginning the pole was named as the boundary post. In 1980 the monument was moved to Kolomenskoye. In 2005 the pole was renewed.

How to find

Go to metro station Kolomenskoye and exit to the Andropov avenue. Go to the south on this avenue till the building № 39. Here is the central entry to the Kolomenskoye. After that go to the sovereign yard and go into the yard. Choose right path and go approximately 15 meters till the memorial chapel pole.