SVIYAZHSK

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SIGHTS
Assumption Cathedral XVI century
Assumption Cathedral XVI century
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Trinity church XVI century
Trinity church XVI century
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St. Nicholas church XVI century
St. Nicholas church XVI century
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Cathedral of the Mother of God XX c
Cathedral of the Mother of God XX c
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Museum of the History of Sviyazhsk
Museum of the History of Sviyazhsk

XX century

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Sergius church XVI century
Sergius church XVI century
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ABOUT SVIYAZHSK

State Historical, Architectural and Fine Arts Museum "Ostrov-grad Sviyazhsk" was created August 28, 2009. It is located in the attraction of the regional(national) values of the "Ostrov-grad Sviyazhsk".

Sviyazhsk is a unique historical, architectural and natural landscape place, located 30 km. from Kazan in the waters of three rivers Volga? Sviyaga and Schuka(Pike). Founded by Ivan the Terrible as a powerful fortress, Sviyazhsk preserved numerous monuments of ancient architecture, Orthodox culture and history.