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Iberian Gate and Chapel aka Resurrection Gate (Moscow)

Iberian Gate and Chapel (Moscow)

 

 

 

Location: Red Square

Subway: Okhotnyy Ryad, Ploshchad Revolyutsii

 

 

 

 

 

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Description of the Iberian Gate and Chapel aka Resurrection Gate

 

Iberian Gate  or Resurrection Gate is newly reconstructed ceremonial gate that leads to Red Square. It houses a small chapel with a wonder working icon of Iberian Holy Mother of God. After Russian Revolution Soviet government needed to increase passage of tanks and heavy machinery during annual parades so Iberian Gate was demolished. After fall of Soviet Union Iberian Gate was reconstructed to its proper appearance.

 

 


 

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