Gum Skating rink on the Red Square


Tue Dec 1st 2015 to Tue Mar 1st 2016
Red Square, Ploschad Revolutsiy metro station, Moscow Region, Moscow
GUM skating rink (Red Square)

Event Details

Moscow guests can celebrate New Year night on the skating rink, or make a great holiday in other feasts like Tatyana’s day, St. Valentine’s Day, February, the 23rd and international Woman’s day. Children can have their own holiday with New Year tree on the Red Square. One of most known Russian sportsmen will give you the lessons of curling and figure skating. Everyone who wishes may come on the central square of the country, rent the skates and get an unforgettable pleasure of skating near the walls of the Kremlin and GUM. If somebody feels cold — there is a place where to warm up, if he is tired, there is a place to refresh oneself. The ice on the rink is constant and keeps its quality at zero temperature and in rains. 62 kilometers of manually placed pipes with special cryogen are put on the three thousand sheets of plywood. New generation refrigerating plant maintains temperature on the rink. Ice surface is treated for 40 minutes with special equipment after each session for to keep the ice quality. The ice field’s capacity is 400 guests, and a day the rink offers space for over 3000 people. Ice cover GUM Skating-rink’s ice covering is unique. The latest technology was developed especially for this area. The GUM-Skating rink on the Red Square has been working with a great success. Moscow keeps the same step as New York or Paris where citizens can go skating right in the center.

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