Square of Europe

Square of Europe is a square in Moscow

Fountain in Square of Europe, Moscow, lit at night, with a few people in the front of it. The author of metal sculpture
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It is located outside the Garden Ring, just off Bolshaya Dorogomilovskaya Street, and borders on Kiyevsky Rail Terminal, the Radisson Slavyanskaya Hotel, and Berezhkovskaya Embankment overlooking the Moskva River.

Animated fountain, lit at night
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The square used to be part of Kiyevsky Rail Terminal Square and received its present name in 2002 after it was redeveloped and enhanced with an animated fountain The Abduction of Europa designed by Belgian sculptor Olivier Strebelle.

«The Abduction of Europa» designed by Belgian sculptor Olivier Strebelle situated at the Square of Europe
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Another major landmark is the pedestrian Bogdan Khmelnitsky Bridge across the Moskva River, built in 2001.

The bridge links the southern corner of the square to Khamovniki District.

Founded: 2002

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Square of Europe
Russian: площадь Европы
Translit: Ploshchad' Yevropy