Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
"The Kirillo-Belozerskiy historical architectural and art national park museum invites you to visit: The Exhibits: The Archimandrite. 17th-19th centuries. The story of the Kirillo-Belozerskiy monastery and the town of Kirillov (first floor). Ancient Russian Art of the 15th-17th centuries (second floor). The Monastery Kitchen. 16th Century. "Folk art of the White Lake area" (Ethnographic collections representing the traditional culture of the Russian North). The Treasury Hall. 16th century. Russian art of the 17th-19th centuries. The brothers' building. Monastic cell of the 17th-18th centuries. Interiors of the churches: The church of John Lestvichnik (1572), Church of the Transfiguration (1595), Transom iconostases of the 16th century), (the churches are open in the summer). The Vologda Tower and walls of the 17th century. The exhibition "The Great State Fortress" (open in the summer)."
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kazan Tower (Main entrance).
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kosalya tower (foreground); Belozersk tower (background).
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Vologda Tower and fortress walls.
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The Holy Gate.
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Holy gate.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Transom iconostasis.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Looking left to right: Church of St. Kirill (bronzed lower cupola between two domes lower than it); Assumption Cathedral (tall, green dome); Belfry.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Church of St. John Lestvichnik, 1572.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Church of St. Euphymius
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Church of the Transfiguration.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Palace of the Father Superior.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Monastery wall along the lake shore.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Belozersk tower from outside the walls.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Fishermen outside the walls.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
18th and 19th-century icons.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Virgin Hodegetria of 1645.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
This is not an icon. It is a frame for an icon, which would show through the cutouts in the frame.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Entombment shroud from 1645.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Kirillo-Belozerskiy
Bible bound in silver and precious stones.
Kirillo-Belozerskiy