Prospekt Mira (Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line)

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Prospekt Mira
Moscow Metro station
ProspmiraKRL-mm.jpg
Station statistics
Address Meshchansky District,
Central Administrative Okrug,
Moscow
Coordinates 55°46′51″N 37°37′57″E / 55.780833°N 37.6325°E / 55.780833; 37.6325Coordinates: 55°46′51″N 37°37′57″E / 55.780833°N 37.6325°E / 55.780833; 37.6325
Line(s) !B9982082405307  6  Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line
Connections Trolleybus: 9, 48
Tram: 7
Structure type Pylon station
Depth 50 metres (160 ft)
Levels 1
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened 1 May 1958
Station code 093
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Formerly Botanichesky Sad (1958-1966)
Traffic
Passengers (2009) 13 567 780
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line
toward Medvedkovo
One-way operation
Koltsevaya Line
Transfer at: Prospekt Mira
One-way operation
Location
Prospekt Mira (Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line) is located in Central Moscow
Prospekt Mira (Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line)

Prospekt Mira (Russian: Проспект Мира) is a station on the Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line of the Moscow Metro. It was designed by V. Lebedev and P. Shteller and opened on 1 May 1958. The station features flared pylons faced with white marble and trimmed with sharp-edged metal cornices. The walls are faced with off-white ceramic tile with horizontal black stripes.

Between 1958 and until 1971 the station was a terminus of the Rizhskaya Line.

The entrance to the station is located on the west side of Prospekt Mira (north of Protopopovsky Pereulok) in the ground floor of the Metro's central control building.

Transfers[edit]

Platform of the station

From this station it is possible to transfer to Prospekt Mira on the Koltsevaya Line.