Kastrychnitskaya (Minsk Metro)

Kastrychnitskaya (Belarusian: Кастрычніцкая; Russian: Октябрьская) is a Minsk Metro station. It opened on June 30, 1984.

Kastrychnitskaya
Minsk Metro sign logo.png Minsk Metro Station
Coordinates53°54′07″N 27°33′41″E / 53.9019°N 27.5614°E / 53.9019; 27.5614Coordinates: 53°54′07″N 27°33′41″E / 53.9019°N 27.5614°E / 53.9019; 27.5614
Owned byMinsk Metro
Line(s)Maskowskaya line Maskowskaya line
PlatformsIsland platform
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
History
Opened1984-06-30
Services
Preceding station   Minsk Metro   Following station
toward Uručča
Maskowskaya Line
toward Malinawka
Awtazavodskaya Line
Transfer at: Kupalawskaya

The station is one of three on the Minsk Metro to have been built with an entrance in an existing building, the other two being Kupalawskaya and Ploshcha Lyenina.[1]

2011 bombingEdit

Kastrychnitskaya station was the site of the Minsk Metro bombing on April 11, 2011.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schwandl, Robert (2004). "Minsk". UrbanRail.net. Archived from the original on 17 April 2011. Retrieved 11 April 2011.