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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319494
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Novodevichy Convent

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Last Updated
February 4, 2015
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October 8, 2013
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Holly Hayes
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Novodevichy Convent - Moscow, Russia