Kirillo-Belozerki State Historical Architectural Art Museum-Reserve, Kirillov

The architectural ensemble of Kirillo-Belozerki State Historical Architectural Art Museum-Reserve represents one of the most important creations of Russian artistic culture. The whole medieval town stretches out on the shore of the magnificent Siverskoye Lake, with the 12 hectares (29.6 acres) containing 11 stone churches from the 15th-18th centuries and numerous service structures surrounded by the walls and towers of “The Great Fortress of the Tsar”. With our custom trip planner, Kirillov attractions like Kirillo-Belozerki State Historical Architectural Art Museum-Reserve can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • One of the best Russian monasteries. Strong, strong walls, the abundance of architectural sights. A view from the Lake, the most adorable!
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  • Huge on the territory of the monastery-fortress on the shore of the Lake. The rich history of the monastery, associated with many historical figures. It is believed that Ivan the terrible parents here vymolili his birth. Ivan the terrible was very fond of this monastery and at the end of his life here took monastic vows. The monastery is interesting and pilgrims and simply tourists.
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  • Like a number of reviewers we visited this large and fascinating site as a part of a Viking river cruise. Many reviewers have given historical details so I will not repeat this again. However I would ...  more »

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