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==Understand==
 
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Klin has been known since 1317. In 1482, it was incorporated into Muscovy with the rest of the Grand Princedom of [[Tver]]. Among several churches, the most noteworthy are the 16th century church of the Dormition cloister and the baroque Resurrection cathedral (1712). Town status was granted in 1781.
  
 
==Get in==
 
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Klin a is station on the railway line [[Moscow]] - [[Saint Petersburg]]. Bus travel is also pissible.
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Klin is a station on the railway line [[Moscow]] - [[Saint Petersburg]] and elektichka may bring you from '''Leningradsky railway station''' in [[Moscow]] to the town within 1h 40min. Take a train to [[Tver]], Konakovo or Klin. In the morning and in the evening the train departs every 20 min, in daytime - every hour.
 
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Bus trip is also possible. № 437 departs from metro station '''Rechnoy Vokza'''l (Речной вокзал). Travel time is 1h 20min.
 
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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There is a lot of public buses.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
* Tchaikovsky House-Museum.
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[[Image:House of Chaikovsky.JPG|thumb|House of P. I. Chaikovsky]]
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* <see name="Tchaikovsky House-Museum" alt="Дом-музей Чайковского" address="Chaikovskogo st, 18" directions="Located in the center of the town. If you ride by bus 437, ask the driver to stop at the Chaikovsky square (Сквер Чайковского) and go ahead" phone="+7 (095)539-81-96" email="gdmch@dol.ru" fax="(095)539-84-67" url="http://www.cbook.ru/tchaikovsky" hours="10:00 - 18:00, except Wednesday, Thursday and the last Monday of the month. Box office until 17:00" price="Fee 280 RUB">The Museum was founded in 1894.</see>
  
* Dmitry Mendeleyev Museum.
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==Do==
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*Drink ''Klinskoye''[http://www.suninbev.ru/eng/default.aspx] beer.
  
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==Eat==
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===Cheap===
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* <eat name="McDonalds" alt="" address="Pervomayskaya,2" directions="" phone="(49624) 5-82-15" email="" fax="" url="" hours="round-the-clock" price=""></eat>
  
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===Mid-range===
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* <eat name="Cafe Capocabana" alt="" address="Gagarina st, 6" directions="" phone="(49624) 5-83-56" email="" fax="" url="www.copacabana-cafe.ru" hours="11.00 - 24.00" price="">Coffee-house.</eat>
  
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* <eat name="Cossack Hut" alt="Казачий Курень" address="Gagarin st, 49" directions="" phone="(49624) 3-25-79" email="" fax="" url="http://www.kazkuren.ru" hours="12.00-24.00" price="">Restaurant with South Russian cuisine a-la-Cossack.</eat>
  
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* Dmitry Mendeleyev Museum in Boblovo. Take a bus № 42 in Klin and arrive to Chumichovo (Чумичёво) bus stop, than walk 20 min. Phone: +7(49624)601-25, (49624)263-91. Museum is closed on Mo, Tu.
  
 
[[ru:Клин]]
 
[[ru:Клин]]

Revision as of 10:57, 19 November 2011

Klin is a small ancient town in Moscow Oblast.

Contents

Understand

Klin has been known since 1317. In 1482, it was incorporated into Muscovy with the rest of the Grand Princedom of Tver. Among several churches, the most noteworthy are the 16th century church of the Dormition cloister and the baroque Resurrection cathedral (1712). Town status was granted in 1781.

Get in

Klin is a station on the railway line Moscow - Saint Petersburg and elektichka may bring you from Leningradsky railway station in Moscow to the town within 1h 40min. Take a train to Tver, Konakovo or Klin. In the morning and in the evening the train departs every 20 min, in daytime - every hour. Bus trip is also possible. № 437 departs from metro station Rechnoy Vokzal (Речной вокзал). Travel time is 1h 20min.

Get around

There is a lot of public buses.

See

House of P. I. Chaikovsky
  • Tchaikovsky House-Museum (Дом-музей Чайковского), Chaikovskogo st, 18 (Located in the center of the town. If you ride by bus 437, ask the driver to stop at the Chaikovsky square (Сквер Чайковского) and go ahead), +7 (095)539-81-96 (, fax: (095)539-84-67), [1]. 10:00 - 18:00, except Wednesday, Thursday and the last Monday of the month. Box office until 17:00. The Museum was founded in 1894. Fee 280 RUB.

Do

  • Drink Klinskoye[2] beer.

Buy

Eat

Cheap

  • McDonalds, Pervomayskaya,2, (49624) 5-82-15. round-the-clock.

Mid-range

  • Cafe Capocabana, Gagarina st, 6, (49624) 5-83-56, [3]. 11.00 - 24.00. Coffee-house.
  • Cossack Hut (Казачий Курень), Gagarin st, 49, (49624) 3-25-79, [4]. 12.00-24.00. Restaurant with South Russian cuisine a-la-Cossack.


Drink

Sleep

Contact

Get out

  • Dmitry Mendeleyev Museum in Boblovo. Take a bus № 42 in Klin and arrive to Chumichovo (Чумичёво) bus stop, than walk 20 min. Phone: +7(49624)601-25, (49624)263-91. Museum is closed on Mo, Tu.



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