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Second bank of river

After sightseeing the Kremlin and crossing the bridge I saw the Yaroslav Couryard, the area with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tomasz K
Gdansk, Poland
Extra attraction of Novgorod

It's secondary to the Kremlin, but worth going over the bridge to walk around and hope some of the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Gainesville, Florida
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Various architectural masterpieces are conveniently located all in one place inside this court, which was the economic and political center of Novgorod in ancient times.
Torgovaya Storona, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After sightseeing the Kremlin and crossing the bridge I saw the Yaroslav Couryard, the area with many small churches and scalptures

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tomasz K
Reviewed 19 July 2018

It's secondary to the Kremlin, but worth going over the bridge to walk around and hope some of the buildings are open. There was a children's festival when I was there which added to the charm of the place. There is a museum of folk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jincognito
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Was once Prince Yaroslavs Courtyard, it would have been an exciting place, full of markets and warehouses, nowadays there is not a lot left. The best part is the picture it presents from the Kremlin side of the river, looking back at it.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Actually, very interesting historical place but in a very bad state. No lights, all buildings definitely lack care.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank antverpp
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is the "famous" courtyard, but has little context to understand what and why. I suggest you spend your time elsewhere in this historic city.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Once upon a time it was the market place, full of markets and warehouses, just accross the Volkhov River, outside the Kremlin. beautiful place to enjoy nature.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank fernandocE9816AZ
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a courtyard. That sums up a lot of what there is to say about it. However, it was a very important covered market once upon a time and so is worth stopping by. There are lots of benches in the area to sit...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank nccarraway
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited this charming part of Veliky Novgorod, which is located on the right bank of Volhov River, just across the Kremlin Walls of Novgorod. This area of town represented and still does the same role in the life of Veliky Novgorod,that is, the trade...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 9 September 2016

To complete your trip in Veliky Novgorod, and just a short walk over a pedestrian bridge from the Kreml, visit the Yaroslav Courtyard to see merchants' churches and old store houses. Some of the building house interesting museums today, admission fee is normally 200 Rub...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Holger B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The trade side of Novgorod.Many churches with unique wall paintings ornaments,the place where the Prince lived with the squad,where he traded and interacted with the world.The Hanse yard in the center of the monument.Bow Master Great Novgorod! I recommend comprehend

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Александр В
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