Top 10 picturesque churches in Russia

The most ancient structure in the city of Yaroslavl is     the Transfiguration Monastery  , which was erected on 13th-century foundations. One of the favorite monasteries of Ivan the Terrible, it was turned into a museum 150 years ago. There are six churches open to the public on the territory, which has been landscaped to resemble 18th-century regional architecture.

The most ancient structure in the city of Yaroslavl is the Transfiguration Monastery , which was erected on 13th-century foundations. One of the favorite monasteries of Ivan the Terrible, it was turned into a museum 150 years ago. There are six churches open to the public on the territory, which has been landscaped to resemble 18th-century regional architecture.

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Best places to go to: the most picturesque churches in Russia
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