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

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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”. Using our custom trip planner, Kirillov attractions like Kirillo-Belozerki State Historical Architectural Art Museum-Reserve can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Getting into the territory of the St. Cyril belozero monastery you immediately plunge into ancient history of orthodoxy and the Russian North with his soup and daily feat of monks. The wonderful architecture, interior decoration, a beautiful morning and evening service-all the tunes you on a spiritual lad, serenity and contemplation. Be sure to visit this Museum, to learn the history of orthodoxy.
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  • My Bulgarian friends have said that on the territory of the monastery can fit all the monasteries in Bulgaria, they struck the power, beauty and spirit of Russian bogatyrstva. in the summer, were bathed in the Lake, the weather was wonderful.
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  • Last summer were in the monastery went fine but slightly obstructed the preparations for the Festival, now in February, everything was quiet, walked around and saw that I wanted. Kirilov is very beautiful in winter on a sunny day. Ferapontov monastery even more beautiful, on a hill with a live stream on the same day, and some handsome Goritsky)))
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