Novodevichy Convent Moscow, Russia

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The New Maiden's Convent was founded in 1524 by Tsar Vasily III to commemorate the capture of Smolensk from Lithuania. Thanks to its magnificent buildings and historic cemetery, it is a very popular t

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Go Historic ID
319494
Names
Novodevichy Convent
Coordinates
55.726192° N, 37.555904° E

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Novodevichy Convent (Moscow, Russia)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015