Vodny Stadion (Moscow Metro)

Vodny Stadion (Russian: Во́дный стадио́н, Water Stadium) is a Moscow Metro station on the Zamoskvoretskaya Line. It was built in 1964 according to the standard pillar-trispan design. The pillars are clad in bluish marble and the walls are tiled in white with two stripes of blue at the base. The two entrances to the station are located near the intersection of Kronshtadtsky Boulevard and the Golovinskoye highway. The architects for this station were N. Demchinsky, Yu. Kolesnikova, and M. Markovsky.

Vodny Stadion
Moscow Metro station
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General information
LocationGolovinsky District
Voykovsky District
Northern Administrative Okrug
Moscow
Russia
Coordinates55°50′23″N 37°29′12″E / 55.8398°N 37.4867°E / 55.8398; 37.4867Coordinates: 55°50′23″N 37°29′12″E / 55.8398°N 37.4867°E / 55.8398; 37.4867
Owned byMoskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)#2 Zamoskvoretskaya line Zamoskvoretskaya line
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus: 65, 70, 72, 123, 440, 698
Construction
Depth6 metres (20 ft)
Platform levels1
ParkingNo
Other information
Station code040
History
Opened31 December 1964; 57 years ago (1964-12-31)
Passengers
200224,747,000
Services
Preceding station Логотип метро в системе бренда московского транспорта.svg Moscow Metro Following station
Rechnoy Vokzal
towards Khovrino
Zamoskvoretskaya line Voykovskaya
Location
Vodny Stadion is located in Moscow Metro
Vodny Stadion
Vodny Stadion
Location within Moscow Metro

The stadium is currently mostly abandoned.

NameEdit

The station is named for the Dinamo Water Stadium at the nearby Khimki Reservoir (Moskva River).

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