Spaso-Evfimiyev Monastery Museum Complex, Suzdal
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Visit Spaso-Evfimiyev Monastery Museum Complex, a World Heritage Site boasting multiple architectural monuments: a cathedral, refectory church, campanile, church with a hospital block, dormitory, and the jail known as the cruelest in Russia. In 1352 the Prince of Suzdal and Nizhny Novgorod, Konstantin Vasilievich, founded the monastery, which bears the name of its first abbot. Notice the complex's pink walls and 12 distinctive towers. Go to the small square, surrounded by the massive cathedral topped with five large onion domes, and step into the refectory church and campanile crowned with a clock tower. The church is one of the earliest architectural monuments with a hipped roof. Look for the 16th-century murals depicting the saint abbot Evfimy on the south side chapel. To visit Spaso-Evfimiyev Monastery Museum Complex on your holiday in Suzdal, and find out what else Suzdal has to offer, use our Suzdal tour planner.
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  • For the second time visit suzdal, and mandatory program-visit the museum complex Spaso-Ephimievsky the savoir monastery! Listen to chimes (on a schedule, see beforehand), take a walk, listen to the singing male choir-Divinely, even sends shivers. Of course, in vain did a single ticket (400r. adult) do not always want to visit all the exposure, and the price still not humane if the go family. 4 November us lucky, entrance was free. All in Suzdal 4.11)) Leadership propose to return separate tickets, as it was before. Museums should be accessible!
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  • Very nice and interesting exhibitions. Enjoyed exhibition of icons and books on the territory of the monastery. Advise
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  • We have not stopped suddenly near the Spaso-Efvimievskogo monastery, not only to his visit in the first place, but also admire it more often. This grandiose complex, no wonder they filmed here, "Andrei Rublev". The monumental walls with huge towers. Walked around, admired and compared this fortress with the Kremlin. Inside liked territory with Preobrazhensky Cathedral, the Belfry, where the bells music every hour. Visited the Museum Exposition devoted to Konchalovskomu and his film "Andrei Rublev". This is the place where you want to go back.
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