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Joseph-Volokolamsk Monastery

village Teryaevo, Detgorodok 143615, Russia
+7 496 366-52-89
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Good tourist spot

It is not crowded religious place on the shore of a small lake. The monastery looks good. On the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Papayaved
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St. Petersburg, Russia
History and scenery combined

An impressive sprawling XV c. monastery complex, among the most well-known ones in Russia. Choose... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
Virotica
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Moscow, Russia
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9 Jul 2016
“Good tourist spot”
26 Jun 2016
“History and scenery combined”
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village Teryaevo, Detgorodok 143615, Russia
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

It is not crowded religious place on the shore of a small lake. The monastery looks good. On the lake there is a place for swimming. I think, this place is not the most important tourist attraction in the Moscow region. If you already were...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2016

An impressive sprawling XV c. monastery complex, among the most well-known ones in Russia. Choose one of two public buses to reach the Teryaevo village, explore the massive territory of the complex and enjoy the fresh cool air along with the quiet serenity in the...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2014

The monastery is beautiful. It is about 15 km outside of Volokolamsk, easily accessible by car but probably not so by public transportation (although we saw a bus stop about a kilometer from the entrance). The grounds are well groomed and include a rose garden....More

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Reviewed 6 February 2014

This is the old monastery of men from 1479. It is situated near the city of Volokolamsk and has big territory with churches. You can find really old icons on the wood and on the walls. Also every woman has to wear a scarf on...More

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