Izborsk State Museum Preserve, Izborsk

(4.7/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the origins of Russian statehood and the development of ancient towns at Izborsk State Museum Preserve. The museum features nearly 200 historical and cultural monuments, including a medieval fortress and a memorial estate devoted to the small Finnish and Ugric people of Setu. See household utensils, furniture, and clothes that belonged to merchants, craftspeople, and peasants. Admire the collection of Setu necklaces and broaches. As you explore the preserve, also stop at the sacred springs, 17th- and 18th-century churches, and the 2.5 m (8 ft) tall stone Truvorov cross. The audio pen guide on the maps will give you more information about the sites. Plan to visit Izborsk State Museum Preserve and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Izborsk attractions using our Izborsk family vacation planner.
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  • Very beautiful places, high far seen from the fortress. Excellent Lake with it into the keys. The water is pure and very tasty. Swans and ducks. Very quiet place, you can even stay on a night that will not be in a hurry and all show.
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  • In Izborske you can have a wonderful holiday, in particular, for the birthday child. Our modern kids difficult than any surprise here but experienced guides will hold an interesting game in the old fortress. Interactive very intelligently laid out. Here and search for "treasure" in the fortress, and an introduction to our history, and a souvenir you can make with your own hands on old izborskim technology. And delicious pancakes, and fresh air, and the unique beauty of these places, and many more-a whole lot. Everyone will find something for themselves. So feel free to take a trip. Book at the official site can be interactive museum. There is contact information and a description of the igrJu at different ages. Good luck and new fresh impressions.
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  • Came from Pskov. Thirty minutes by bus and we Izborske. Weather great, not many hot. On a cobblestone Street past the tents with souvenirs to Qassam rocket at the entrance to the fortress. Don't lose your ticket and not prjachte. In the fortress of three entrances, and at the entrance of old women allowed strictly on the entrance ticket. Resigned from fortress to explore outside the city walls, vozvrashhaeshsja show ticket. Great view of the surroundings from the walls and towers. Near the fortress of Slovenian keys. Water pure, mineral and very tasty.
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