Visit to the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics. This fantastic museum details the entire story of the conquest of Space. Its collection includes fascinating exhibits such as the real Sputnik, the capsule in which Yuri Gagarin orbited the Earth, a spacesuit, propulsion rocket units, a reconstruction of the MIR orbital station, the Soviet Lunakhod moonrover, and many others, totaling 85000 pieces related to the space programs of Russia, the USA, Europe, and China.
Visit to the Monument to the Conquerors of Space and Cosmonauts Alley. Situated in the All-Russia Exhibition Centre (VDNKh), Cosmonauts Alley is a large pedestrian thoroughfare decorated with statues of the main characters in the story of the Soviet and Russian conquest of Space. At the end of the Alley all 107 meters of the breath-taking, titanium-covered Monument to the Conquerors of Space stand high above the earth, featuring a rocket soaring into the skies and leaving behind a gigantic exhaust plume. At the base of the monument is the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics.