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Conception Convent

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Quite a new monastery, but it looks good

The monastery is in about the same distance from the Prechistensky gate (metro Kropotkinskaya) and... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
gentbrugg
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Moscow
Beautiful!

One of my favourite areas of Moscow. Ideal to spend an afternoon here taking in the spectacular... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2016
jackmoore93
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Bath, United Kingdom
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11 Jul 2018
“Quite a new monastery, but it looks good”
17 Feb 2016
“Beautiful!”
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2nd Zachatyevsky Lane, 2, Moscow 119034, Russia
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

The monastery is in about the same distance from the Prechistensky gate (metro Kropotkinskaya) and metro Park Kultury. Landmark is Lopukhinsky lane, continuing Prechistenskiy lane and passing after intersection with Ostozhenka street into the 1st Zachatevsky lane.Only here it is necessary to immediately turn right...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

One of my favourite areas of Moscow. Ideal to spend an afternoon here taking in the spectacular views and enjoying the atmosphere

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Reviewed 11 August 2015

Beautiful and big convent, the icons inside astonishing, very impressive. You cannot take pictures inside.

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Reviewed 4 September 2014

We walked to this beautiful convent on treacherous winter ice because our son had asked us to buy him a prayer rope. What a delightful place! The nuns were full of grace and loveliness. We were given some anointing oil. I speak no Russian but,...More

2  Thank Keith B
Reviewed 19 September 2013

It was a real discovery! First time I went there some monthes ago with my friend from Austria - just because he wanted to see some monatary and it is situated within 10 walking minutes to the Church of the Saviour. It is an operating...More

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Khamovniki
Khamovniki could be considered a city of its own –
here it’s possible to find some of Moscow’s most
important cultural institutions such as the Pushkin
State Museum of Fine Arts, the Novodevichy Convent and
Trubetskikh Estate, great sport locations such as
Luzhniki stadium and aqua complex, and long and
beautiful Luzhniki embankment. Pick your preferred
form of transport to explore the area – bicycle or
...More
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