Moscow city; Moscow Kremlin, Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral; queue of people in the Lenin Mausoleum. Moscow streets: Gorky, Kalininsky prospect, Manezhnaya square, Kuznetsky most; monuments: A.S. Pushkin, P.I.Tchaikovsky, A.N.Ostrovsky, F.E.Dzerzhinsky. Bolshoi, Maly theaters of the USSR, Novodevichy Convent. Demolition of old residential buildings, construction of new residential areas. Construction of the Moscow metro. Opening on Kutuzovsky Prospect of an obelisk in honor of awarding Moscow with the honorary title "Hero City", present: V. F. Promyslov, V. V. Grishin, I. Kh. Baghramyan. Production processes in the shops of the metallurgical plant, the Moscow watch factory, the Likhachev automobile plant. Researchers at the Physics Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences at work in laboratories. Type of laser installation. Newsreel: Moscow during the Great Patriotic War; militia soldiers in the ranks. Meeting of the cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin on Red Square after the successful completion of the space flight (1961).