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Yaroslavl Architectural Historical and Art Museum Preserve

Bogojavlenskaja pl. 25, Yaroslavl 150000, Russia
+7 485 230-40-72
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So much history!!

The Kremlin in itself is a lovely place to walk or sit in the sunshine (40r), but there are also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Moscow, Russia
Must see

I really like being here, you got a feel of the ancient history, and you can just stroll or explore... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2016
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4 weeks ago
“So much history!!”
Aug 25, 2016
“Must see”
Bogojavlenskaja pl. 25, Yaroslavl 150000, Russia
+7 485 230-40-72
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kremlin in itself is a lovely place to walk or sit in the sunshine (40r), but there are also lots of museums to investigate. The history of Yaroslavl region is small but interesting, and the 'Yaroslavl Food' exhibition - a display of how Russians...More

Thank Moskvichka12
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I really like being here, you got a feel of the ancient history, and you can just stroll or explore all the museums. A little tip: check out the pretty watercolor postcards in the souvenir shop - probably, the best light-weight keepsake for travelers!

Thank Bookva
Reviewed August 9, 2015

Spaso-Preobrazhensky Museum preserve is located in the very historical centure of Yaroslavl, one of the cities of the Gold Ring of Russia. The Museum complex is located within ancient walls on the bank of the river. It's a must to climb the bell tower of...More

Thank Elmira T
Reviewed May 15, 2015

Really nice place if the weather is good, can get a good view of the city from the bell tower and there is a café to grab a beer, or a kvas. For us the best part was the period costumes you could rent for...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed September 29, 2014

We went on a day when there was no distractions from the sad fact that incarcerated in a lonely mad life on the premises is a poor bear. There's no escaping the fact, as there are pictures of him , looking quite distressed proudly displayed...More

Thank HubbleBubbleTrouble
Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were fortunate - it was the festival of bell ringing on the day we were there. We watched it in action in the tower, I will never forger the performance. Our guide explained all the different buildings. There are several museums with the kremlin...More

Thank Emarie B
Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

It is called Spaso preobrazenskiy monastery or Yaroslavl kremlin. You need buy ticket for entering only or for various packages - for example, entering museums, climbing bell tower, etc. There are museums inside - doors are so thick and heavy, go and see book museum....More

Thank Dona_Natasha
Reviewed August 4, 2013

I visited the museum of Yaroslavl history and was very impressed. The collection is rich and excellent. Worth seeing. You can really feel the history of the place.

Thank Anna K
Reviewed July 10, 2013

There are several museums with the kremlin walls. Each has a small admission fee and well worthwhile. Buy the tickets (with cash ONLY) at the window just inside the large gate. The natural history museum is well done, with details about the area. The kids...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed December 26, 2011

Actually the Golden Ring of Russia consists of several towns in the central part near by Moscow (100 - 250 km from Moscow). Those are the former capitals of Russian principalities from XI throughout XVII centuries. Higly recommended attraction for historical place and original architecture...More

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