Sacred Sights in Moscow

Sacred Sights in Moscow

First let's take a look at the Andronikov Monastery of the Saviour, Cathedral of the Archangel, Choral Synagogue and the Novodevichy Convent. Located on the left bank of Yauza River, the Andronikov Monastery contains the oldest extant building in Moscow. The Andrei Rublev, the greatest medieval Russian painter lives here. The second oldest monument in the abbey is the refectory. It is also the third largest other than the Palace of Facets and Joseph-Volotsky Monastery. The main features are ... [ read more ]