Monastery Novodievitchi, Moscow

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It is in this monastery that Boris Godounov was proclaimed Tsar, in 1598 and that Peter the Great made lock up his Eudoxia wife and his Sofia sister, in 1689. Napoleon took over the convent in 1812. All the buildings are in Muscovite baroque style with a profusion of white stone elements on red brick walls background.
Novodievitchi
Monastery Novodievitchi, Moscow

Monastery Novodievitchi, Moscow

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