18 Sights in Pskov, Russia (with Map and Images)
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1. Спасо-Преображенский Мирожский монастырь
Mirozhsky Monastery is a 12th-century Russian Orthodox monastery complex in Pskov, Russia, famous for its frescoes, located in the Christ's Transfiguration Cathedral. The name of the monastery is derived from the name of the Mirozha River, since the monastery is located at the place where the Mirozha joins the Velikaya River, on the left bank of the Velikaya. The catholicon of the monastery is one of the two pre-Mongol buildings which survived in Pskov, and contains the frescoes of the 12th century. The monastery, together with the Transfiguration Cathedral, is part of the Churches of the Pskov School of Architecture, which became an World Heritage Site in 2019.
2. Памятник в честь 300-летия героической обороны Пскова от войск Стефана Батория
The Pskov Defense, in foreign historiography - the Siege of Pskov - a major armed conflict between the Russian army defending the city of Pskov, and the army of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth at the final stage of the Livonian War. The siege lasted from 18 August 1581 to 4 February 1582. Having failed under the walls of Pskov, the King of Poland and the Grand Duke of Lithuania Stefan Batory was forced to negotiate with the Russian Tsar Ivan IV, which ended with the signing of the Yam-Zapol peace treaty.
3. Церковь Покрова и Рождества от Пролома
The temple of the Intercession and the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the breaks is an Orthodox church in Pskov. Monument of the history and culture of federal significance of the XV -XVI centuries. Located in the southern corner of the Okolol city near the Pokrovskaya tower. Brance - the place of collapse of the fortress wall during the siege of Pskov by Stefan Batoria (1581-1582).
Wikipedia: Церковь Покрова и Рождества от Пролома (Псков) (RU)
4. Церковь Петра и Павла с буя
The Church of Peter and Paul with a buoy is the Orthodox Konchansky temple in Pskov. Monument of the history and culture of federal significance of the XV -XVI centuries. It is located in the middle city, on the left bank of the Pskov, at the beginning of the former Novgorod street. The main dimensions: quadrary - 14.7 × 24.6 m, with late porch - 14.7 × 32 m.
5. Церковь Николы «от Каменной ограды»
The Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker from the Stone Fence is an Old Believer Orthodox church in Pskov. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XVI-XIX centuries. It is located in Zavelichye, on the former Nikolskaya Street. Since 1947 it belongs to the Old Believers of the Pomeranian Concord.
6. Церковь Вознесения Старо-Вознесенского монастыря
The Church of the Old Ascension (Old Ascension) is an Orthodox church in Pskov. Pskov Monastery Church of the XV century, an object of cultural heritage of federal significance. It was built on the site of an earlier wooden church. It was the center of the ensemble of the Old Ascension Monastery of the XIV century.
7. Церковь Спаса Нерукотворного образа с Жабьей Лавицы
Obrazskaya Church with Zhabya Lavitsa is an Orthodox church in Pskov. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XVI-XIX centuries. It is located on Zapskovye, on the corner of Pervomayskaya (Obrazskaya) and Truda streets. Toad lava is the name of a small swamp near which the church was built.
8. Церковь Георгия Победоносца со Взвоза
The Church of St. George of Vzvoz is a parish Orthodox church in Pskov in Okolny Gorod on Georgievskaya Street. It belongs to the Pskov Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XV-XIX centuries. It was built during the Pskov Republic.
9. Церковь Святого Варлаама Хутынского
The Church of Varlaam Khutinsky on his part of the Orthodox Church in Pskov. Monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XV - XIX centuries. Located in Zapskovye. It is consecrated in the name of the ascetic of Varlaam Novgorod, who founded the Khutynsky monastery near Novgorod.
10. церковь Козьмы и Дамиана
The Church of Kosma and Damian with the Gremyachi Mountain is the temple of the Pskov diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church in Pskov. Monument of history and culture of the XVI -XIX centuries of federal significance. Located in the urban district of Zapskovye on Gremyachi Gora.
11. Храм Богоматери Одигитрии (подворье Псково-Печерского монастыря)
The Church of Odigitria is a defunct Orthodox church in Pskov. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XVII-XIX centuries, an object of cultural heritage of the peoples of Russia. It is located in the corner of the Middle Town near the Mstislav Tower.
12. Церковь Воскресения Христова со Стадища
The Church of the Resurrection of Christ from the stage is the Orthodox Church in Pskov. Monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XVI -XIX centuries. It is located in Zapskovye, on a hill near the intersection of Leona Zakozhsky Street and Nabat Street.
Wikipedia: Церковь Воскресения Христова со Стадища (Псков) (RU)
13. Церковь Веры, Надежды, Любови и матери их Софии
The church of faith, hope, love and their mother Sofia with the aisles in the name of the icon of the Mother of God is an untreatable bowl, St. Ksenia of St. Petersburg, St. Matrona of Moscow - the Orthodox Church on the eastern outskirts of Pskov - in crosses.
Wikipedia: Церковь Веры, Надежды, Любови и матери их Софии (Псков) (RU)
14. Собор Преображения Господня
The Transfiguration Cathedral is an invalid Orthodox church in Pskov, the oldest preserved church of the Mirozhsky monastery and the city. Built in the XII century by order of the Archbishop of Novgorod Nifont. Famous for its frescoes of the XII century.
Wikipedia: Спасо-Преображенский собор Мирожского монастыря (RU)
15. Церковь Богоявления с Запсковья
The Church of the Epiphany from Zapskovye is an Orthodox church in Pskov. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XV-XVI centuries. The church is located on Zapskovye on the right bank of the Pskova River above Brody.
16. Храм Успения Божьей Матери «с Пароменья»
The Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary from Paromenya is an Orthodox church in Pskov. A monument of history and culture of federal significance of the XVI-XIX centuries. It is located on Zavelichye near the Olginsky Bridge.
17. Снетогорский монастырь
The Christmas of the Blessed Virgin Mary Snoorsky Monastery is the current convent in Pskov. One of the oldest of the existing Pskov monasteries, the first mention in the annals dates back to the 13th century. It was originally male.
18. Церковь Преполовения Пятидесятницы
The Church of the Transfiguration of Pentecost in the Spassky Compound is an Orthodox church in Pskov. Monument of history and culture of federal significance. It is located in okolny Gorod on Children's (Spasskaya) Street, 3.
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