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Goritsky Monastery

Goritsky Monastery
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Castle Facts:

Location: Pereslavl-Zalessky, Russia..
Built: 14th century-1774.
Condition: Intact.
Ownership / Access: --
Notes: The Goritsky Monastery of Dormition was a Russian Orthodox monastery in Pereslavl-Zalessky, Russia. It was supposedly established it early 14th century during the reign of Ivan I of Moscow (Ivan Kalita). No original architecture was preserved. The oldest parts of the current ensemble date to 17-18th centuries. The monastery was closed in 1788. In 1919 the Pereslavl-Zalessky Historical Museum was established within its territory.

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