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Andronikov Monastery

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A holy, beautiful place

The Monastery of the Saviour was founded in 1360 and is the oldest example of Russian stone... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
aniska
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Soulful place

Wonderful and quiet place! The terriroty is not large, there's the oldest church in the middle... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2016
helgamarkova
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Moscow, Russia
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Mar 18, 2018
“Little pearl in the center”
Jul 20, 2017
“A holy, beautiful place”
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The monastery was founded in the mid-14th century by Metropolitan Alexis, a prominent church figure in his time. The first superior of the monastery was a disciple of Venerable Sergius of Radonezh, Andronicus, whose name the monastery bears to this...more
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Andron'evskiy proyezd 10, Moscow 105120, Russia
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

I love to come to this small Monastery during any season. It is quiet, peaceful and pleasant for your eyes and soul. Historical and inspirational place! Small museum along with memory for famous icon painter Rublev makes this place memorable and good reason to visit!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

The Monastery of the Saviour was founded in 1360 and is the oldest example of Russian stone architecture, which still exists at present day. Originally, the Monastery had wooden walls, which functioned as defense. From 1420 to 1428 the Cathedral was reconstructed and its walls...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

Wonderful and quiet place! The terriroty is not large, there's the oldest church in the middle, inside it's very small, but there is something unusual in it. Looks very beautiful outside. There are different bells on the territory, but you can't ring them! There are...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed March 21, 2016

This monastery in the eastern part of Moscow is worthwhile visiting by itself, but it has also a special feature: It is home to the Andrei Rublyov Icon Museum, which is a top place to see if you are interested in icons.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed September 13, 2015

This small monastery is perfectly preserved. The external white wall is still there, the entrance from the park in front of the monastery is really a nice sight. Easily reachable from Rimsakaya/Ilic Ploschad metro station. The temple inside the monastery is rather small, but the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

The monastery is a lovely and quiet place to be, studded with 18th century buildings. But the deepest impression is, no doubt, its main architectural treasure – the Savior's Cathedral, which happens to be the oldest surviving building in Moscow, constructed in the early 15th...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank xamhayana
Reviewed November 22, 2012

It is a place to be visited by those who admire architecture and orthodox icons. This is a place of St. Andrew Rublev

Date of experience: October 2012
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Reviewed April 1, 2011

It was one of my favourite places in Moscow when I was living nearby to go for a walk and relax. It is very quiet and extremely beautiful in autumn when leaves cover everything around. The only problem is that it is a bit off...More

Date of experience: June 2010
4  Thank Alina M
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