Arbatskaya (Filyovskaya Line)

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Arbatskaya
Moscow Metro station

Арбатская
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Station statistics
Coordinates 55°45′06″N 37°36′03″E / 55.7518°N 37.6007°E / 55.7518; 37.6007Coordinates: 55°45′06″N 37°36′03″E / 55.7518°N 37.6007°E / 55.7518; 37.6007
Line(s) !B9986137056388  4  Filyovskaya Line
Depth 8 metres (26 ft)
Levels 1
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Parking No
Other information
Opened 15 May 1935
Closed 5 April 1953 – 7 July 1958
Station code 055
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Traffic
Passengers (2002) 4,416,500
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward  Kuntsevskaya
Filyovskaya Line
Terminus
Location
Arbatskaya (Filyovskaya Line) is located in Moscow
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Arbatskaya (Filyovskaya Line)

Arbatskaya (Russian: Арба́тская) is a station on the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro. Completed in 1935, it was one of the original Metro stations. The design is the same standard pillar-trispan template used for Smolenskaya, Sokolniki, and Park Kultury. The pillars are faced with pinkish marble and the platform is a matching shade of granite. The walls are covered with cream-colored ceramic tile. The architect was L. Teplitskiy

Arbatskaya's vestibule is a unique five-tiered, pentagonal structure with the word "Metro" written on all sides. The building is currently painted bright red, making it noticeable and instantly recognizable.

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