The deepest metro station in Moscow
Today it is difficult to imagine a metropolis without a subway stations. Everyday he skips through to several million people. For the first time people learned what the underground in the mid-19th century. This momentous event happened in London. Muscovites same metro became available in 1935-m to year. Since then the technology of laying and construction has changed dramatically. Now the station lay much deeper than before. At the moment the deepest metro station in Moscow is located on the Arbatsko-Pokrovskaya line. Palm belongs to the station «Park Pobedy».
The deepest station of the Moscow metro
The construction of the station was planned and started in the early 90-ies. The authorities wanted to finish it before the new Millennium and to coincide with the opening of the anniversary of victory in world war II. Then took the first tab, but because of the crisis in the country, construction was halted. Officially returned to him in 2000-m to year. In 2003 the station «Victory Park» was opened, and until 2008 was the ultimate. Now the trains run on, to «Strogino».
The deepest station of the Moscow metro made in military issues. Her room is among the most beautiful halls of the underground in Russia. Its walls are decorated with paintings dedicated to the Patriotic war 1912 and 1941-1945 end station in the Western part of the metro visitors can see a huge mural with the image of heroes of the Patriotic war 1912, the year. Processing the Eastern part of the station is made in black and grey marble. We should also mention the lighting of subway station «Park Pobedy». It is very soft due to the fact that the fixtures are under the eaves.
Station «Victory Park», laid at a depth of 84 meters. The height of the escalators exceeds 60 meters, and their total length more than 120 metres.
Top 5 deep stations of the Moscow metro
In addition to station «Victory Park» in the capital, there are 5 major stations, having approximately the same planting depth.
The second largest metro station in Moscow after the «Victory Park». Its depth is 65 meters. The opening of the station scheduled for 2013 th year. However, in fact it opened two months ago. The station is located between the «Butyrka» and «Petrovsko-Razumovskaya». At first she had opened, but was later renamed.
The third depth of metro station in Moscow. It is located at a depth of 63.5 meters. It is the only station in the capital, which has a vaulted design. The station was opened in early March 1991. It is located between the stations «Dmitrovskaya» and «Petrovsko-Razumovskaya».
The depth of the station is at a distance of 62 meters under the ground. The station was opened in late 1987. From the station you can go to the other: «Pushkinskaya» and «Tverskaya».
The station is laid at a depth of 62 metres, as the station Chekhovskaya. «Dubrovka» was opened at the end of the Millennium in December 1999. It is located on a site between stations «Krestyanskaya Zastava» and «Kozhukhovskaya».
This station is located at a depth of 61 meters and is the furthest station from the deep center of the capital. Petrovsko-Razumovskaya metro station is a transit hub. On the one hand it is between «Timiryazevskaya» and «Vladykino» on the other – between «Fonvizina» and «District» (the station is under construction).
Moscow continues to grow and expand. It is possible that in the near future to see the need for new subway stations. Because now technology is very developed, maybe soon «Victory Park» will lose the championship in the ranking of the deepest metro stations in Moscow.