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The Kremlin

Minina and Pozharskogo square, Nizhny Novgorod 603005, Russia
+7 831 439-06-96
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The "Heart" of Nizhniy

A great view from the river or from the street on top of the bluff - I recommend a car be used. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CherokeeMan
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Orlando, Florida
Check out the tulips at the Kremlin!

The tulips added so much to an already great visit to the Kremlin. Between the flowers and the... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Byronb130
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Roy Utah
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The Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, the monument of history and culture of the world. Erected in the early 16th century to protect the Eastern borders of the Russian state, he never surrendered to the enemy! It is at the walls of the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin 400 years ago our countrymen at the call of Kuzma Minin joined forces for the expulsion of the invaders from Moscow.
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Minina and Pozharskogo square, Nizhny Novgorod 603005, Russia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great view from the river or from the street on top of the bluff - I recommend a car be used. It is a complete ancient Kremlin with WW II memorabilia displayed inside. It is still the center of city administration.

Thank CherokeeMan
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The tulips added so much to an already great visit to the Kremlin. Between the flowers and the great view of the Volga river, it was a great photo opportunity.

Thank Byronb130
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The Kremlin is well worth a visit as it gives you an opportunity to view stunning vistas. The walk around the ramparts is not for the unfit as it has many high steps to negotiate but the walk gives you the chance to see many...More

Thank GrahamMcClymont
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Kremlin would disappoint you if you are looking for any comparison with the Kremlin at Moscow. But, in a place like Nizhny Novgorod, it is worth visiting once...since there are not many sightseeing places here. There is an old church in its premises...which has...More

Thank S S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

In 2016 I was heading to Joshkar-Ola between Moscow and the Urals, to visit a Danish friend who lives there now. So Nishniy Novgorod was an obvious city to visit and overnight. The city is beautiful in itself, located at that magnificent river Volga -...More

Thank brufnus
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you stay in Nizny you must see Kremlin walls. Beautiful view on river from top. A lot of people there on a walk, to caught some fresh air.

Thank slosilverflyer
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

If you're here as a tourist, then you must visit this place. The view at the end was incredible, even as cold and windy as it was, I still got lots of great photos as memories from here.

1  Thank ApolloCreed33
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

visiting from New Zealnd have found the city stunnig in winter. we walked the length of the main streat to the Kremlin fantastic place old military equipment the eternal flame site and walking around outer wals it is a great structure. you can pay 200...More

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

A piece of good architecture in the middle of city an historic place to visit. U can easily approach any entrance of the Fort along the river side or the city, i had witness a tram crossing one of the Gates.

Thank Shirwani
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I wonder that the Arsenale inside the Kremlin is not even mentioned in any of Tripadvisors reviews. The Arsenale certainly belongs architectonically to the best museums of contemporary art worldwide. It took more than 12 years to refurbish these former stables and warehouses into this...More

Thank I710ESthomass
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