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The New Holy Land

Novy Ierusalem or New Jerusalem was founded by Patriarch Nikon at 1656 as a copy of Holy Land near... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2015
Sardana K
via mobile
one of the best architectural work i've ever seen...!

i've heard that it was entirely destroyed by the germans but it was rebuilt with amazing... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2012
prasad i
Tver, Russia
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2 Oct 2018
17 May 2015
“The New Holy Land”
The Museum exhibition complex of Moscow region "New Jerusalem" is one of the oldest and biggest state museums of Moscow region. It was founded in 1920. In 2013 the museum moved to the new building with the display area of 10 thousand square meters...more
Novo-Iyerusalimskaya Emb., 1, Istra 143500, Russia
+7 498 317-29-10
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

When someone is interested in old Russian church architecture they usually go to the "must see" sites around the Golden Ring. In fact many very interesting and much less crowded placed are not that far from Moscow. One example is the New Jerusalem monastry which...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Novy Ierusalem or New Jerusalem was founded by Patriarch Nikon at 1656 as a copy of Holy Land near Moscow. The most impressive edifices of the complex are the Voskresensky Cathedral and a temple of Konstantine and Elena both the parts of a New Jerusalem...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2014

Well organised Pilgrimage tour conducted by Zion Tours & Travels, Goa Panjim. Unbelievable, dream come true. Beautiful and memorable.

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Reviewed 17 April 2014

The new Jerusalem Museum of History, Architecture and Art is an amazing new museum that captures the history, agriculture, architecture and arts of the Middle east region. I was mainly surprise since I thought most of the expositions would be from the Biblical area and...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2012

i've heard that it was entirely destroyed by the germans but it was rebuilt with amazing architectural work i've ever seen.. i like the weapons, porcelin, grafic works and paintings and decoratives.

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