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Yaroslavl Architectural Historical and Art Museum Preserve

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Very interesting

Went there as a group and found the museum very interesting and a pleasant change from visiting... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
CandE_Evans
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Hunter Valley, Australia
Nice museum

Visited the museum today. Had a lot of interesting artifacts. A must see and do is the dancing in... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
wolf3728
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Bogojavlenskaja pl. 25, Yaroslavl 150000, Russia
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

Went there as a group and found the museum very interesting and a pleasant change from visiting churches.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the museum today. Had a lot of interesting artifacts. A must see and do is the dancing in the ballroom.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank wolf3728
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This preserve is a collection of churches, monasteries, and towers. We first visited a permanent exhibit of the icons of Yaroslavl, which showcased beautiful icons from the 16th and 17th century. We also climbed a bell tower on site, which was fun (especially crossing people...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

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

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Moskvichka12
Reviewed 25 August 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!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bookva
Reviewed 9 August 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

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 15 May 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

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 30 September 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

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank HubbleBubbleTrouble
Reviewed 23 August 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

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank emarieb_13
Reviewed 25 June 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

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