At the Ostankino tower for visitors has opened a new observation deck

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Outdoor observation deck at a height of 85 meters make for visitors of the Ostankino TV tower, previously the entrance was allowed only for the specialists-meteorologists, the official portal of the mayor and government of Moscow.

«At the 85th mark for the first time, guests will be able to see up close one of the 21 Meteora. It’s a giant bearing with sensors that measure the direction and speed of wind, temperature and humidity. For example Meteora guides will acquaint visitors with the work of the meteorological tower complex, which is the highest in Moscow», — stated in the message.

As specified, the balcony will become part of the technical route, which started at the Ostankino tower in may. On this tour tell how to construct the structure.

According to the portal, for the safety of guests a viewing area with an area of 10 square meters was surrounded by a protective metal structure. Before you visit all tour participants will be issued protective helmets, at the same time the outdoor area will accommodate up to 10 people.

As noted, from the site, you will see the Botanical garden, the Ostankino TV center, the business center «Moscow-city» and other attractions in Western and North-Western parts of the city.

«The opening of the observation deck are timed to the 50th anniversary of the Ostankino TV tower, the anniversary of which is celebrated this year», — told in Department on public relations and mass media of the branch RTRS «Moscow regional center» (Ostankino tower).

In the Moscow regional centre was reminded that for visiting is also available on closed observation deck with panoramic views of Moscow at the height of 337 meters.