Both a convent and a fortress, Novodevichy was built in the early 1500s and has remained nearly intact since the 17th century, making it one of the best preserved historical complexes in Moscow

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Moscow: Novodevichy Convent 2-Hour Tour

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Explore the fairytale architecture of the 16th-century Novodevichy Convent on a 2-hour guided tour o...

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Private Moscow City Driving Tour

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...cking-off with the Kremlin, Red Square, Novodevichy Convent, Sparrow Hills and Victory Park from your list of must-See i...

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Russian Cathedrals on a Historical Walking Tour

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...ust-see and non-touristy. You will see: Novodevichy Convent, Christ the Savior Cathedral, the Church of Gregory Neokesar...

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Half-Day Private Tour of Moscow Highlights

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Novodevichy Convent, Moscow

Both a convent and a fortress, Novodevichy was built in the early 1500s and has remained nearly intact since the 17th century, making it one of the best preserved historical complexes in Moscow.

Both a convent and a fortress, Novodevichy was built in the early 1500s and has remained nearly intact since the 17th century, making it one of the best preserved historical complexes in Moscow. The adjacent Novodevichy Cemetery is one of Russia's most famous cemeteries. Famous people buried there include Anton Chekhov, Nickolai Gogol, Konstantine Stanislavski, Nikita Khrushchev, Raisa Gorbachev (the former President's wife), and Boris Yeltsin.


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Sun

10:00

17:15

Mon

10:00

17:15

Tue

Closed

Wed

10:00

17:15

Thu

10:00

17:15

Fri

10:00

17:15

Sat

10:00

17:15

About Novodevichy Convent

 Novodevichy Passage, 1, Moskva, Russia, 119435

 +7 499 246-85-26

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