Lenin’s Mausoleum is a mausoleum in Moscow, Russia. It is the resting place of the Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin. The Mausoleum was built shortly after Lenin died in 1924, his preserved body has been on public display there since shortly after. The Mausoleum was created using concrete and marble to designs created by Alexey Shchusev.
Transport links to the mausoleum are good. The 158 bus stops close by. You can also take the metro to ‘Okhotny Ryad’ which is a short walk away from the square.
Opening Times and Admission
The Mausoleum is open to the public on chosen days of Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 10am-1pm. Admission is free.