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Spaso-Evfimiyev Monastery Museum Complex

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Lenina St., 146, Suzdal 601293, Russia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Many interesting small museums inside this complex, but unfortunately very little English signage. I spent a couple of hours here. There is a nice bell concert every hour on the hour. I also have to mention the surprisingly wonderful cafe, which is located directly to...More

Thank Ingrid T
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Just finished a 4 day Golden Ring Tour with To Suzdal Com. Amazing! Sergey Sedor was born and raise in Vladimir and knows his medieval history. He didn't hesitate to answer any question. Once he figured out our interests he made suggestions to the itinerary...More

Thank conniecloud
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

So much history...but no English at all, you have to Prepare yourself before the visit! I was amazed by he old bibles in the museum, there are books from the XII century.

Thank Ligia N
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Don't get me wrong, Suzdal is a great place. But this was billed as the biggest attraction there and it fell a bit flat for me. The ticket came with no info - there was a map inside that showed entrances to various building many...More

Thank Jincognito
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

The monastery is beautifully peaceful and the church beautiful inside. If dodgy stairs don't bother you go up the bell tower. There is a 100 ruble fee but the money is going to a good cause and the views are worth the climb.

Thank Kiwitraveler59
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We started a walking tour of Suzdal by firstly visiting this Monastery close to our lodgings. We met our Guide - Elena, who took us through the Monastery grounds which dates, in this form, to the 16th Century, lovely old walls which make it look...More

Thank WW_Traveller023
Reviewed 4 February 2018

One of the most beautiful historic sights of Suzdal. Full of artefacts, old monuments and current expositions. I was taken aback by a picturesque exhibition of Old books held in the monastery. I highly recommend to visit it. And do not forget to go around...More

Thank Annushka01
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Very much the star of Suzdal, this Complex was great. The church was beautiful, the museums interesting and the grounds and walls impressive. It was built in unsettled times and you can see the defensive capabilities as you walk around. Plenty of English signage and...More

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It is a bit out-of-the-way on Lenin Street if you are walking from the center, but in taking that walk you are passing many churches and wonderfully decorated wooden homes, so it is worth the time and effort to see even more of Suzdal. Once...More

Thank Marshall B
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Awesome piece of history that is alive with hourly bell tower performances and sometimes monk chorus performances inside an ancient cathedral

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