MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
September 12, 2021, 17:39
The complex restoration of the building and the improvement of the park were completed last year.
More than 1.5 million people visited the Northern River Terminal in a year. It was opened after restoration last year, on the occasion of the City Day. During this time, the station has become a new center of cultural life in the north of the capital, Sergei Sobyanin wrote on his account on the VKontakte social network.
The building of the Northern River Station is a unique architectural monument of the 1930s. During its restoration, most of the original elements and interior details were preserved, the lost parts were restored.
An artificial stream appeared on the embankment, imitating the Moscow Canal. It was decorated with eight copies of locks and a miniature of the building of the Northern River Station.
17 berths were overhauled. From the beginning of navigation (from April 24) Northern River Station accepted more than 500 thousand passengers…
Comprehensive work was carried out in the park of the Northern River Station. The improvement concept was developed taking into account the peculiarities of the territory: it was based on archival surveys and the ideas of Timofey Shafransky. It was he who in 1936 was engaged in the design of the park.
The restoration of the Northern River Station was recognized the best construction project 2020.
A large-scale update is also awaiting the South River Station. It will become a full-fledged transport hub and a popular recreation place for the townspeople.
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