PLOSHCHAD ALEKSANDRA NEVSKOGO II

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PLOSHCHAD ALEKSANDRA NEVSKOGO II 

(1985)

Next stop is "NOVOCHERKASSKAYA"Transfer to Line 3   Next stop is "LIGOVSKIY PROSPEKT"

SEE STATION DESIGN

Named After

The local square named after legendary Russian Duke Alexander Nevsky and associated with monastery nearby named after him.

Location

Nevsky Prospekt (Neva Avenue) @ Ploshchad Aleksandra Nevskogo (Alexander Nevsky Circle)

Décor subject

Alexander Nevsky and his victory over German armored troops during Neva battle of 1242

Station Type

Column

Station Level

Deep

Basic Structure

Wall facing

Overlaid golden petals like ancient like ancient Russian chain-mail, bas-relief panel

Column Facing White marble

Floor Facing

Granite

Lighting

Concealed in pylons reminiscent of fortress slots

Art

Bas-relief panel depicting the Neva battle and A.Nevsky as a horseman

 

 

Vestibule Type

Built-in administrative building of the subway authority

Vestibule Level

Surface

Exterior Structure

Spacious dome formed by pylons faced with DOLOMITE Saaremaa and topped with a spatial 28 meter (appr 85 Ft) in diameter folded radial ferro-concrete structure

Lighting

Art

 

Interior Structure

Stained glass windows

Wall Facing

Column Facing

Floor Facing

Karelian granite

Lighting

Art

 

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