The Big Manege building was designed by Agustin Betancourt in 1817 to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the victory in the Patriotic War of 1812. Today, it is Russia's primary exhibition hall and an important part of Moscow's history and architecture.
This online guided tour will discuss the history of the Moscow Manege, including its development and design, how the purpose of the building changed, and its significance today. The tour will be led by Sophia Davydova.
This video has subtitles in Russian and English. Use the "Subtitles" function on YouTube.