Vologda Kremlin, Vologda

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Climb the bell tower and explore three centuries of architecture in the archbishops' courtyard of Vologda Kremlin. Capture a panoramic view of the city from the chapel, and walk around the steward's house and the bishop's chambers, named after Archbishop Simon, under whom it was constructed in 1669. Wander through the Baroque Joseph block, constructed from 1764-1769. Even though the area has never been under attack, the surrounding high walls with their loopholes and covered transitions inside are reminiscent of a fortress, designed symbolically to indicate that the strong walls represent the ideological glorification of the church and the bishops. Wear comfortable shoes to walk around, and note that when you are climbing the bell tower, you can often feel it sway in the wind. Put Vologda Kremlin into our Vologda holiday maker tool and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Not the most beautiful Kremlin in my life, but the main attraction of Vologda. Wander through the territory, climb the Bell Tower view roll suveniry, child, go to the temple-the compulsory program.
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  • The Kremlin is impressive not just giant razmahami and internal content and content of Russian shrines sights and monuments. History, religion and culture.
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  • The Kremlin is certainly interesting. Visit necessarily. Beautiful place, very orderly, atmospheric, exhibitions interesting. Children have something to show, you can take pictures in a fun context, which stand within the courtyard. Nice and the fact that walking on the Kremlin is not tiring.
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