Cathedral of the Assumption (Vladimir)

  • Kommunar, Russia
  • Bolshaya Moskovskaya str., 56
    Vladimir, Vladimir region, Russian Federation 3.5 m
    Assumption Cathedral in Vladimir is one of the most significant monuments of pre-Mongol Rus belakamennaga architecture. He was the main temple of the Vladimir-Suzdal Russia before Moscow rose. There were wedding grand dukes-heirs with Vladimir, Moscow region. In the image of the cathedral was built a huge number of more recent councils, including the Assumption Cathedral Aristotle Fioravanti.

    At the Cathedral of the Assumption rich history and amazing appearance, it is included in the UNESCO sites.
    The cathedral was built in 1158-1160 years by Prince Andrew Bogolyubsky. Already in 1161 the cathedral was covered with rich paintings. By the standards of the time he was very large, the whole structure of his talking about striving upwards. Stone, from which the temple was built, there was only a high quality. Temple significantly higher Sophia Cathedral in Kiev and Novgorod.

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Sights nearby

The bell tower of the Assumption Cathedral in Vladimir
Monument "2000 years of Christmas"
Park them. Pushkin
Pushkin Square in Vladimir
Monument Baptist Vladimir land
Monument Andrei Rublev
Demetrius Cathedral (Vladimir)
Monument in honor of the 850th anniversary of the founding of the city of Vladimir
Building of the former City Council
Cathedral Square
Monument to Lenin
State Bank building. Vladimir
Cafe "Cathedral Square"
Bridge on the River Klyazma
River Klyazma
Bolshaya Moskovskaya
Historical Museum of Vladimir
Monument to Alexander Nevsky
Museum Borodins
GBUK "Center of classical music"
Complex "Shopping malls"
Temple of St. George in Vladimir
St. Nicholas Church Kremlin
Cinema "Art"
Nativity Monastery

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