Manor Lefortovo in Moscow is one of the oldest districts.The area changed beyond recognition for many centuries by the vagaries of its different owners, each time demonstrating their unique character and flavor.
past is intertwined with the history of Lefortovo Yauza.This river flows into the German settlement.The first actual mention of the various settlements of foreigners in Moscow can be found in the writings of the XVI - XVII centuries.The Livonian War was the cause of the foreigners in the capital of the set.It is believed that the city's first German settlement, located between brook and Yauzoy Kukui, was formed poselёnnyh apart from Ivan the Terrible captured enemies.
reign of Peter 1 turned German settlement and the neighboring village of Transfiguration in the noble suburb of Moscow.These lands have also become the core of Russia's political life.There was an acquaintance of Peter and Franz Lefort.In the future, they will become the best of friends.Peter often spent t
For Yauzoy and were building palaces;Finca Lefortovo expanded.During the reign of Peter II, the Chamber is in the palace, who have a great story.Here Peter II and Catherine Dolgoruky became the wife of the Supreme Privy Council decided to sit on the throne of Courland Anna Ivanovna, who was the niece of Peter I, here and celebrate its victory.Ruler has commissioned Rastrelli on the construction of the new royal chambers.During the reign of Paul I, starting from 1796 to 1801, the estate became the Lefortovo look military-style parade.Catherine Palace turned into a barracks Arharovskogo police regiment.Suburban Chamber, which was the king's representative, the new ruler placed on the right bank of the Yauza, near the palace Lefort.Buildings are located on different sides of the river, was the connecting stone bridge.He has changed a bit, and now preserved.Today it is the oldest bridge in Moscow.Though Paul I was the last person to live here, there are sometimes marked celebrations such as the ascent to the throne of Alexander II in 1856. Since 1830, these lands become Blagushe-Lefortovo District of the capital.
In 2005, was created by Moscow State Museum-Reserve.It includes Golovinskiy park, which will be reconstructed and open for tours.On the territory on which the manor Lefortovo rave reviews.Tourists who come to see this place affects the scope of construction, decoration of palaces.Invariably each year attracts lovers of the history of the manor Lefortovo.How to get to this place?Walking distance from metro. "Bauman" can be reached in 20 minutes.From the square of three stations to the estate goes to the tram number 50, and from m. "Kursk" - № 24. At the 24th trolley can be reached from metro. "Aviamotornaja" and m. "Red Gate".