Mini Moscow On Sale For Just $US3m

It took 300 people to construct a 37sqm model of the USSR's capital city back in 1977. Today you can buy this super-detailed, scaled-down version of Moscow for a mere $US3 million.

Stunning, isn't it? Apparently, every single of the itty-bitty windows in the model can be lit up and there are effects to simulate day and night time. I guess that it's not surprising that the electricity costs alone are making mini-Moscow enough of an expense to get pushed onto the auction block.

Oh, if only I had the space and money to spare. I could be a Russian Godzilla. [Atlas Obscura]

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