North-Western Administrative Okrug

The North West County (Russian Северо - Западный административный округ / Severo- sapadny administratiwny okrug ) is one of twelve administrative districts of the Russian capital Moscow.


The North West County is located on the northwestern outskirts of the city of Moscow.


The Northwestern district administration contains 8 Districts. The pollution in this district is low for Moscow standards, as only a few industrial plants can be found. The city forest " Serebrjany Bor" on the Moskva River is one of the most popular recreation areas in and around Moscow.

Districts in the North-Western Administrative District

  • Choroschowo - Mnjowniki
  • Yuzhnoe Tushino
  • Kurkino
  • Mitino
  • Pokrovskoe - Streschnewo
  • Schtschukino
  • Sewernoje Tushino
  • Strogino

Selected attractions

  • Recreation area " Serebrjany Bor"