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Beautiful buildings.

Lots of history and culture but the whole site could do with some more restoration. Not a must see... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
badger53
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Penrith, United Kingdom
Exceptional museum ...

... of Icons. Although the whole sites need some restoration, this is not affecting the overall... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
Travexperience
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

Lots of history and culture but the whole site could do with some more restoration. Not a must see location.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

... of Icons. Although the whole sites need some restoration, this is not affecting the overall impression of this impressive and mighty building compound.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

On our way to Goritsy, saw the Transfiguration Church in Kizhi Island built in 1714. This beautiful total wooden structure crowned with 22 cupolas seems to be hovering in the air in any weather. Legend says this was built by one man named Nestor with...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank WasanthaSamarasekera
Reviewed October 1, 2016

This is a complex of old buildings, some have been restored, many not. The museum had some interesting exhibits but I found walking the grounds to be more interesting. You really do need a guide, or you will just be seeing a lot of old...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Frank J
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Visited this Old Monastery as a stop on the St Petersburg to Moscow river cruise. The monastery is very run down and is badly in need of renovation and upgrading of tourist facilities. Has lots of interesting history but if you don't have a good...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Brian1313
Reviewed September 18, 2016

This was a pit stop on our Russian river cruise. It was raining that day so we didn't get to walk on the grounds as much as we would have on a nice day. We stopped in the museum. They charge for taking photos, so...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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