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Donskoy Monastery

Donskoy Monastery
Donskoy Monastery Photo - en:Nikolay Naidenov - Wikipedia - lic. under Public Domain

Castle Facts:

Location: Moscow, Russia.
Built: 1591-2000.
Condition: Intact.
Ownership / Access: --
Notes: Donskoy Monastery is a major monastery in Moscow, founded in 1591[1] in commemoration of Moscow's deliverance from an imminent threat of Khan Kazy-Girey's invasion. Commanding a highway to the Crimea, the monastery was intended to defend southern approaches to the Moscow Kremlin.

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