Holiday for children - "Children's World" on Lubyanka Square
In 2015, after a lengthy renovation, the legendary Central Children's Store, or "Children's World", on Lubyanka Square in Moscow again opened its doors to visitors.
This store is the largest in the country, its area -more than 70 thousand square meters, and it is no exaggeration to call it a place where all children's dreams are fulfilled. Every day more than 50 thousand people visit the store and get positive emotions.
Children's World: From the Past to the Future
The building of the "Children's World" in Lubyanka Square was built in 1957, and only half a century later the dilapidated building undertook to be repaired.
Now the "Children's World" pleases the eye with restoredfacades and reconstructed interiors. In the design of the huge premises of the store, the majestic empire is adjacent to modern innovative solutions. In such a store, there is no boredom either for adults or for children.
"Children's World" is a 7-storey complex for family leisure, floors are reported by stairs and elevators.
The fairy tale in this store begins with a threshold: the atrium of the 1st floor is decorated with a huge clock with a pendulum (the biggest in the world!), the light enters the hall through beautiful stained-glass windows based on illustrations to Russian fairy tales of I. Bilibin. On the stage there are always various performances, with the children play funny animators.
Assortment of goods in the "Children's World" on the Lubyanka Square
Of course, everyone is in a hurry to buy toys for children. On the Lubyanka Square for toys laid out the 1 st and 2 nd floors - this is the world of Hamleys.
Toys are divided into the following subjects:
- constructors, robots;
- for newborns.
- plush animals;
- developing and collectible toys;
- board games and for consoles.
But this store comes not only to buy orwatch, but above all play. After all, before buying, you can practice on the selected board game, shoot from the laser machine, try out virtual glasses, ride in a magic carriage, on a carousel or a train, and make a cake in the sandbox. In the Lego department on a huge table of many details, parents and children enthusiastically collect each of his masterpiece.
What's not in the halls of Hamleys! From the floor grow trees, under which stand the house of Masha and the Bear and the Baba Yaga hut, rope bridges are stretched, a spaceship and Sylvanian Families are open for visits, you can run on musical keys on the floor or draw on special tablets ...
A real children's fairy tale is created in the store!
What else can you buy in the "Children's World":
- clothes and shoes from 0+;
- food for babies;
- strollers, bicycles, rollers, skates, skateboards, etc .;
- tents, houses, slides;
- household appliances;
About 300 shops in Lubyanka Square offer the highest quality products from well-known manufacturers:
- Little Pony;
- K's-Kids and others.
Interactive scientific-cognitive complexes in the "Children's World"
More than 20% of the area in the "Children's World" in LubyankaThe square is allocated for entertainment and training interactive zones: Aquarium, Library, Journey through Mars, photo zones, dinopark and others. Armed with a phone or tablet with the program of CDM, you can read books, go to space or under water, talk with the heroes of fairy tales and dinosaurs.
Children fell in love with the interactive educational projects of the Children's World:
- Innopark - the center of scientific discoveries;
- Kidburg is a city of professions;
- Optical City of Illusions;
- culinary school;
- cinema "Formula of cinema";
- an art show of robots and a show of dinosaurs.
Museum of Childhood
On the last floor of the Central House of Art is the Museum of Childhood,where the richest collection of toys is collected, since the 50-ies of the XX century. Every hour there are light shows, during which you can personally see the history of the world's largest children's store.
And on the roof of the "Children's World" is equipped with an excellent viewing platform, from which you can see the Kremlin and China Town, which is located below.
So that no one gets lost, there are signs and schemes on each floor. On the 2nd floor there is parking. On the 6th floor there are cafes, restaurants and confectioneries.
On its website, the store regularly holds a variety of promotions, playing prizes. In the store you can get gifts, for example, delicious ice cream, produced according to the recipes of the 50's.
How to get there?
Find the Central Children's Store simply, thisthe very center of Moscow: Lubyanka Square, Teatralny Proezd, house 5/1. Arriving by subway, you can take an underground passage from the metro station "Lubyanka", which leads directly to the 1 st floor of the store.