We will pass under the monastery walls, which saw both the Tatars in the 16th century and the Streltsy in the 17th and the French in 1812. Here at different times were forcibly sent: • widow of Tsar Fedor Ioannovich – Irina Godunova • First wife of Peter I Evdokia • his sister Princess Sophia and many other famous and influential women. We will touch the secret of the main tower. And also visit the famous Novodevichy cemetery. We will see gravestones on the graves of the most famous people: politicians, designers, cosmonauts, actors, writers, singers, poets, scientists, generals and marshals.
THE NOVODEVECHIY MONASTERY
Walking to the NOVODEVECHIY MONASTERY
During the excursion we walk around the walls of the monastery. Its towers, we visit Novodevichy Necropolis, we do not go to the monastery grounds. Those wishing to be able to walk independently on the monastery territory, see the main cathedral and the main chambers after the excursion.