Savvino-Storozhevsky Monastery, Zvenigorod

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Explore the 15th-century cathedral, royal palace, and small church at Savvino-Storozhevsky Monastery. Perched on a hill, the monastery was chosen as the suburban residence of Tsar Alexis in 1650. Look for the large belfry crowned with a clock tower, which was erected at the time. Inside the cathedral, you'll see 17th-century wall paintings, the five-tiered iconostasis, and remains of 15th-century frescoes in the altar. If you'd like a snack, the cafe near the spring offers a selection of pastries. Use our Zvenigorod road trip app to add Savvino-Storozhevsky Monastery and other attractions to your Zvenigorod vacation plans.
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  • Savvino-Storozhevsky Monastery located on the Storozhi Mountain at the confluence of the Storozhka River with the Moskva River near the town of Zvenigorod. This monastery was founded in 1398 by the... 
    Savvino-Storozhevsky Monastery located on the Storozhi Mountain at the confluence of the Storozhka River with the Moskva River near the town of Zvenigorod. This monastery was founded in 1398 by the...  more »
  • First time me and my wife visited this place was some thirty years ago. What a sad view... It seemed that it had been bombed by Nazis and left in that condition afterwards untouched. But it had been.....  more
    First time me and my wife visited this place was some thirty years ago. What a sad view... It seemed that it had been bombed by Nazis and left in that condition afterwards untouched. But it had been.....  more »
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  • Very nice place. Already visited this old monastery few times.
  • Monastery of the end of 300 well restored, not far from Moscow. The relics of St. Savva Storozhevsky are kept

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