The commercial, well-fed and riotous life that has been boiling in Moscow from time immemorial has always attracted the attention of many people from different classes, but to a much greater extent such a life attracted the attention of criminals.
Khitrovka was a gloomy sight in the last century, and Zaryadye, according to local memories, had an extensive network of dungeons and ceilings, where thieves' raspberries were located.
We have something to tell you about the criminal world of the capital of the 17th - early 20th centuries!
On our excursion you will LEARN:
which Moscow districts were considered the most dangerous,
where did the famous Vanka Cain begin his criminal activity,
which of the Kremlin towers was called Torture,
where exactly Fox fled in the famous "Era of Mercy" by the Weiner brothers
where the "Katorga" tavern was located - "a den of violent and drunken debauchery, a stock exchange of thieves and fugitives"
where did Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko come before the staging of Gorky's play "At the Bottom"
where the first Soviet maniac Petrov-Komarov was arrested,
and much more.
Gathering at 15:45. Beginning at 16:00 st. m. "Mayakovskaya", st. Bolshaya Sadovaya, 14 at the entrance to the garden "Aquarium".