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Spaso-Evfimiyev Monastery Museum Complex

Lenina St., 146, Suzdal 601293, Russia
+7 492 312-10-77
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Nice to look at but not much to see if you can't read Russian

We visited this Monastery on a rainy day in June. The Monastery is quite expensive to get into with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
keppers87
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Gold Coast, Australia
Top monastery to visit in Suzdal

Very much worth the visit to this Monastery, sitting at the top end of the town, above the Kamenka... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Colomb92
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Paris, France
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Lenina St., 146, Suzdal 601293, Russia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this Monastery on a rainy day in June. The Monastery is quite expensive to get into with a cost of an all inclusive ticket being 400 rubles with no cheaper option just to browse the grounds which is all you really need (My...More

Thank keppers87
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Very much worth the visit to this Monastery, sitting at the top end of the town, above the Kamenka river, we approached by crossing a footbridge below the wall coming from the Intercession Convent. If not in a group I would advise to buy the...More

Thank Colomb92
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This is a monastery that is not now occupied and it operates as a museum. We has a tour as part of a guided tour onthe area and so it was interesting. Parts of the monastery have displays of artifacts of monasteries but the labels...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 20 May 2017

The staff is non-welcome. Does not worth visiting without a guide. Except the bell ringing every day at noon.

Thank Maxim K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Key destinations here: 1) listen to a religious song (awesome singing and sound) live in the main cathedral (each~15-30 minutes) 2) just next to the cathedral wait a bit and get to a bell ringing concert (each hour? 30 minutes?) 3) climb the monastery wall...More

Thank Vika54321
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful. Many exibitions. Gratefull bells sound, but not at cold winter. It is possible to visit fortress wall inside.

Thank catalyst2017
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It was very interesting to walk around, as it has a really unique architecture and very beautiful surroundings.

Thank Wanderersbag
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This complex is definitely my favorite spot in Suzdal. From outside, its high and thick walls make it look forbidding, more a fortress than a monastery. But once inside, the atmosphere is very serene and welcoming. The churches there might not be the prettiest in...More

Thank Harlinger
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This monastery is truly an experience! The main prayer area is adorned with hand painted stories from the Bible. The walk around the area is beautiful and the museum is very interesting!

Thank Sangeet K
Reviewed 20 January 2017

One of the oldest religion complex in Russia , many places to see, best time in summer, oldest clock tower, ancient cathedral, best place to feel russian culture!

Thank MichaelDolgy
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