Andronikov Monastery Moscow, Russia

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Named for its first abbot, Andronikov monastyr was founded in 1360 by Metropolitan Alexei in fulfillment of a vow. The famous icon painter Andrei Rublev (d. 1430) was a resident here.

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319479
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Andronikov Monastery
Coordinates
55.749120° N, 37.670563° E

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