Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad

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Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad
Moscow Metro station
Preobragenskaya ploschad2.jpg
Location Preobrazhenskaya Square,
Preobrazhenskoye District,
Eastern Administrative Okrug,
Coordinates 55°47′47″N 37°42′54″E / 55.7963°N 37.7151°E / 55.7963; 37.7151Coordinates: 55°47′47″N 37°42′54″E / 55.7963°N 37.7151°E / 55.7963; 37.7151
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  1  Sokolnicheskaya Line
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections Bus: 34, 52, 80, 86, 171, 230, 716
Trolleybus: 32, 41, 83
Tram: 2, 4, 7, 11, 13, 33, 36, 46
Structure type Shallow column tri-vault
Depth 8 metres (26 ft)[citation needed]
Platform levels 1
Other information
Station code 003
Opened 31 December 1965; 51 years ago (1965-12-31)[1]
Rebuilt 2009—2010
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward  Salaryevo
Sokolnicheskaya Line
Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad is located in Moscow Ring Road
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Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad
Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad
Location within Moscow Ring Road

Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad (Russian: Преображе́нская пло́щадь) is a Moscow Metro station in the Preobrazhenskoye District, Eastern Administrative Okrug, Moscow. It is on the Sokolnicheskaya Line, between Sokolniki and Cherkizovskaya stations.


Northern entrance.

The station opened in on 31 December 1965 during the extension of the Sokolnicheskaya Line to the North. As it used to be the line's terminus, the reversing sidings are in place to the Northwest of the station.


Preobrazhenskaya Ploshchad's two vestibules are underground, with exits into Preobrazhenskaya Square, Preobrazhensky Val, Bolshaya Cherkizovskaya and Krasnobogatyrskaya streets.


View of the platform. Note the broken wall

In December 2009 the wall renovation started. The aim was to make the walls look like the ones at Akademicheskaya station. By the middle of March 2010 the renovation was complete.


  1. ^ "Преображенская Площадь". Moskovsky Metropoliten (in Russian). Retrieved 2012-12-26.