Monastery of st Ipaty, Kostroma

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Visit Monastery of st Ipaty to see red Romanov chambers that house a historical exhibit and a refectory featuring religious items and old icons. Watch the footage of Tsar Nicholas II and the Romanov family visiting Kostroma in 1913 on a large screen at the entrance. The focal point of the monastery is the Trinity Cathedral, which was built by Tsar Boris Godunov in 1590. It features more than 80 frescoes by a school of 17th-century Kostroma painters. The cafe serves pirozhki and kvass, cooked by local monks. At the market near the monastery, you can buy linen goods and black salt, made only in Kostroma. Put Monastery of st Ipaty and other Kostroma online driving holiday planner attractions into our {2}, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Cathedral was built by Tsar Boris Godunov in 1590 and features more than 80 frescoes by 17th century Kostroma painters. Monastery features red Romanov chambers and religious items and icons  more »
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  • Scenic ruins among the amazing nature. Although the monastery is beginning to be restored.
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