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Cathedral of the Assumption, Yaroslavl

(3.6/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Mounted by five gilded domes, Cathedral of the Assumption stands nearby where Yaroslav the Wise is said to have founded the city. The newest temple was built in 2010 to replace the 16th-century cathedral that was demolished by Communists in 1937. See the cathedral's original bells on display outside. Inside, admire the iconostasis and antique icons, which were donated by wealthy locals. Custom requires women to cover their heads when entering the church. Nearby attractions include an eternal flame and a monument to Russian soldiers who served during World War II. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Cathedral of the Assumption and many more Yaroslavl attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Yaroslavl vacation generator.
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  • Moreover, that new and when you come, you feel absolutely nothing. And this Whopper on the waterfront in my opinion generally nor to place here ...
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  • Beautiful, large Cathedral. Inside light and plenty of space. Conveniently located near the embankment of the Volga River and other attractions.
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  • I know bad, how is the main religious building in the city. But personally, I have a feeling that this church and is positioned as a central and home. Not studied the history of the issue, but a sense of chic and thoroughly made by novodela, erected in a very convenient place. With all the feeling of a novodela there is no denying the beauty and scale. Dome of the Cathedral can be seen from afar, by not exactly projdjosh'. Inside was not, because the doors were locked, but sorry, it would help make a full impression. Really enjoyed painting the two entrances.
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