Filyovsky Park (Moscow Metro)

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Filyovsky Park
Филёвский парк
Moscow Metro station
Filevskiy Park.jpg
Coordinates 55°44′23″N 37°29′00″E / 55.7396°N 37.4833°E / 55.7396; 37.4833Coordinates: 55°44′23″N 37°29′00″E / 55.7396°N 37.4833°E / 55.7396; 37.4833
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  4  Filyovskaya Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Ground-level, open
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Other information
Station code 062
History
Opened 13 October 1961; 55 years ago (1961-10-13)
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward  Kuntsevskaya
Filyovskaya Line
Location
Filyovsky Park is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow metro map including line 14.svg
Filyovsky Park
Filyovsky Park
Location within Moscow Ring Road

Filyovsky Park (Russian: Филёвский парк) is a station on the Filyovskaya Line of the Moscow Metro. It opened in 1961 as part of the western extension of the Filyovsky radius. The station sits in a shallow cut, with the lower-level platform beneath (and perpendicular to) Minskaya street, which crosses it on an overpass. Two entrance vestibules (one opened in 2005 after a renovation) are on the upper level, providing access to the street. Most of the wall surfaces on the platform are faced with gray marble, though the overall appearance is spartan. The station was designed by Robert Pogrebnoi and Cheremin. Filyovsky Park is the most badly deteriorated of the surface stations and as a result is undergoing extensive renovations to repair four decades of damage caused by harsh weather, vibrations, and neglect.

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