"Rizopolozhesnki Convent" Suzdal' Things to Do Tip by musbars

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On a hill within the town stands the Rizopolozhesnki convent built in 1207. Its original wooden walls were replaced by stone in the 17th century. The 60 meter high belfry in the wall was built in 1813- 19 to commemorate the victory over Napoleon.

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  • Written May 26, 2004
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