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State Museum Preserve Rostov Kremlin

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A Day Well Spent"

We hired a auto with driver to take us to Rostov Veliki to visit the Golden Ring City. We had... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Tucson, Arizona
Architectural gem

This Kremlin is a collection of architectural marvels and indoor exhibits detailing the rich and... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Winnipeg, Canada
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Petrovicheva st., 1 | Rostov Kremlin, Rostov 152151, Russia
+7 485 366-15-02
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

We hired a auto with driver to take us to Rostov Veliki to visit the Golden Ring City. We had visited two Golden Ring cities on a previous visit to Moscow and wanted to visit three more this trip. The drive to Rostov Veliki took...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

This Kremlin is a collection of architectural marvels and indoor exhibits detailing the rich and, at times, tumultuous history of the city of Rostov ("Rostov the Great", as it is known in Russia), which was intertwined with the life of one of the strongest Russian...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shah6
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

This ecclesial residence (often referred to as a Kremlin although it’s never been a defence fortress) is one of the most impressive architectural structures in Russia. It’s not as a old as some of the other cathedrals and monasteries in the region, but as a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank withpanamahaton
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The highlight of Rostov Veliki. The kremlin is definitively worth a visit. It is mostly well restored or undergoing restoration and is in much better condition than many similar places. Plenty to experience - taking a guided tour is highly recommended. And don't forget to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Steen S
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Rostovsky Kremlin is one of the most beautiful ancient buildings located near by Moscow region. After the recent renovation it looks great! The entrance to the Kremlin fee. Inspection of individual buildings, excursion also for a fee. I recommend to buy a total ticket to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Kel-Tuzed
Reviewed April 15, 2017

This is an excellent Kremlin. I strongly recommend to everybody who is traveling from Moscow to Yaroslavl to stop in Rostov and see the Kremlin. Great Russian civilian and religious architecture. Many interesting stories associated with place. be sure to walk by galleries, unfortunately they...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Alexandre S
Reviewed February 3, 2017

It's a wonderful and a must to visit place in summer or winter, it doesn't matter. You can just walk there, or visit any of the museums or churches. In winter there is a small place for skating! :)

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Vladimir B
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Rostov is one of Russia's oldest city. The Kremlin is a must see, there is so much to see inside. Visited the churches, museum. There are bell towers and it was lovely to hear the bells. Very few visitors, great photo opportunities. You are surrounded...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Angela M
Reviewed September 2, 2016

The Rostov Kremlin really is an amazing place to visit. Every corner reveals views that are a photographer's dream. An a capella performance in one of the churches and the beautiful bells were an added bonus. There were one or two minor niggles, however, though...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Clive G
Reviewed August 31, 2016

If you are interested in early Russian religious art, run to this museum. It has a rare collection of 15th and 16th century icons from the Golden Age of Russian icon painting. While no Rublev or Theofanes the Greek to be found here, an excellent...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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