Turgenevskaya (Moscow Metro)

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Turgenevskaya
Тургеневская
Moscow Metro station
Turgenevskaya-mm.jpg
Coordinates 55°45′58″N 37°38′15″E / 55.7661°N 37.6374°E / 55.7661; 37.6374Coordinates: 55°45′58″N 37°38′15″E / 55.7661°N 37.6374°E / 55.7661; 37.6374
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  6  Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Connections Trolleybus: 9, 48
Tram: A, 3, 39
Construction
Depth 49 metres (161 ft)
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Other information
Station code 095
History
Opened 5 January 1972
Traffic
Passengers (2002) 18,104,000
Services
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line
toward  Medvedkovo
toward  Troparyovo
Sokolnicheskaya Line
Transfer at: Chistye Prudy
Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya Line
Transfer at: Sretensky Bulvar
toward  Zyablikovo
Location
Turgenevskaya is located in Moscow
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Turgenevskaya
Turgenevskaya
Location within Moscow

Turgenevskaya (Russian: Турге́невская) is a station on the Kaluzhsko-Rizhskaya Line of the Moscow Metro. It was named after Turgenevskaya Square, to which the entrances to the station lead; the square itself was named after a Russian novelist and playwright Ivan Turgenev. The station was designed by Ivan Taranov, Yu. Vdovin, and I. Petukhova and opened on 5 January 1972. Turgenevskaya has simple white marble pylons which follow the curve of the station tube and a ceiling composed of reinforced plastic panels. Metal cornices run the length of the station along the base of the ceiling. The walls, which are faced with white and black marble, are decorated with chased brass panels by Kh. Rysin and D. Bodniek.

Transfers[edit]

From this station, passengers can transfer to Sokolnicheskaya Line at Chistye Prudy station and to Lyublinsko-Dmitrovskaya Line at Sretensky Bulvar station.

Departing train on the platform