The Ostankino TV Tower was erected in 1967. Today the Ostankino tower is the highest free-standing building in Russia and it is well-known symbol of Russian broadcasting as well. Standing 1,771 feet (540m.) tall, Ostankino tower is one of the most famous landmarks of Moscow attracting thousands of tourists per year. It takes just 58 seconds for visitors to reach the observation deck located at a height of 1,105 feet (337m.). The observatory presents entirely new perspective of Moscow and every visitor can see all Moscow landmarks from the one point. Just below the observation deck you can find three floors of the restaurant “Seventh heaven”.
The observation deck of the tower is located at the height of 337m. It comprises glass floor, telescope viewers and interactive modules with digital day&night city panorama. Besides, in summer time open-air observation deck (340m) is open for all visitors. This is unique place of the city where all Moscow landmarks are accessible at the same time.