SVIYAZHSK

official site

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

XX century

Sergius church XVI century
Sergius church XVI century
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.