Stele at the entrance of ancient Tanais with image on pediment of goddess Tikhe — the guardian of city gates. Middle of III century B. C.

Die Stele am Eingang ins altertьmliche Tanais mit der Abbildung der Göttin Tiche, Schützerin des Stadttors, am Fronton. Mitte des 3. Jh. u.Z.

DE Die Stele am Eingang ins altertьmliche Tanais mit der Abbildung der Göttin Tiche, Schützerin des Stadttors, am Fronton. Mitte des 3. Jh. u.Z.

South-west area of ancient settlement. III century B.C.

Der südwestliche Stadtteil. Das 3. Jh. u.Z.

DE Der südwestliche Stadtteil. Das 3. Jh. u.Z.

Relief with image of Triphon and dedicatory script. Middle of II century B. C. (copy, the original is kept at State Hermitage).

Das Relief mit der Trifon-Abbildung und Widmungsbeschriftung. Mitte des 2. Jh. u.Z. (eine Kopie, das Original befindet sich in der Staatlichen Ermitage).

DE Das Relief mit der Trifon-Abbildung und Widmungsbeschriftung. Mitte des 2. Jh. u.Z. (eine Kopie, das Original befindet sich in der Staatlichen Ermitage).

Amphora, hall of museum-preserve “Tanais”

Archeological museum-preserve “Tanais” the first and biggest museum in Russia, well known to all arche-ologists throughout the world. In the preserve you can walk along open blocks and streets of the ancient town, look at reconstructions of ancient buildings, admire multiple exhibits of amphora hall. DE Amphorenraum im Museum-Naturschutzgebiet «Tanais» Das archäologische Museum-Naturschutzgebiet „Tanais” —…

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The room interior where Chekhovs’ family lived and father’s grocery was placed.

Zimmereinrichtung im Haus, in dem die Familie Tschechow wohnte t sich der Laden des Schriftstellervaters befand.

DE Zimmereinrichtung im Haus, in dem die Familie Tschechow wohnte t sich der Laden des Schriftstellervaters befand.

The monument of A. P. Chekhov in Taganrog. Sculptor I. M. Rukavishniki.

Tschechow-Denkmal in Taganrog. Bildhauer I. M. Rukawischnikow (1960)

DE Tschechow-Denkmal in Taganrog. Bildhauer I. M. Rukawischnikow (1960)

Working room of M.A. Sholokhov where he wrote the chapters of novel «And Quiet Flows the Don»

Das Arbeitszimmer von M.A. Scholochow. in dem Kapitel des Romans „Der stille Don"  - haften wurden.

DE Das Arbeitszimmer von M.A. Scholochow. in dem Kapitel des Romans „Der stille Don” – haften wurden.

House in the khutor Krujilinskiy where M. A. Sholokhov was born in 1905

Das Haus im Bauerngut Kruzhilinskij, in dem M.A. Scholochow 1905 geboren wurde

DE Das Haus im Bauerngut Kruzhilinskij, in dem M.A. Scholochow 1905 geboren wurde

Bronze bust of M.A. Sholokhov in the Cossack stanitsa Vyeshenskaya

Die Bronzebüste von M.A. Scholochow in der Kosakensiedlung Weschenskaja

DE Die Bronzebüste von M.A. Scholochow in der Kosakensiedlung Weschenskaja

Architectural look of Taganrog

EN Architectural look of Taganrog is very expressive: proportion and clarity of classicism are harmonically combined with elegance of Baroque and Empire style. Market rows (1841) N.D. Alferaki place. Architect A.I. Stakensneider (1848) DE Die architektonische Gestalt von Taganrog ist sehr ausdrucksvoll: der Einklang und die Klarheit des Klassizismus und die Eleganz des Barock- und…

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The Cossacks.

Cossacks

Novocherkassk

The features of the beautiful city Novocherkassk, which was primordially built as Don Cossack capital are clarity of capital, scale and harmony of proportions, grandiosity of streets and squares. “The second sun of the Don” — The Ascension Cathedral of the Army in Novocherkassk is the third biggest temple in Russia. Architect A. A.Yashenko (1891-1905)…

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Voyskovoy Voskresenskiy cathedral

EN Constellation of architectural memorials of XVII-XVIII — is the pride of Cossack village Starocherkasskaya. The main of them is Voyskovoy Voskresenskiy cathedral with A-type bell (The Host Cathedral in The Name of Resurrection of Christ) — the first temple erected on the Don (XVII-XVIII). There are the unique carved iconostas. bronze church-chandeliers, choirs with…

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Rostov-on-Don

EN High business activity and developed partner relationships with great number of world countries made Rostov region one of the most attractive tourist’s areas In the south part of the Russia. For the Russian and foreign travelers Rostov is interesting by its unique cultural-historical heritage, which reflected antiquity, the Middle Ages and the main periods…

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The Oka river flows into the Volga.

The Oka river flows into the Volga.

Ice drift on the river Oka.

Ice drift

Manufacturing of wooden spoons.

wooden spoons

Old costume of a bride

costume of a bride

Nizhny Novgorod province

province

The confluence of two rivers — the Oka and the Volga. “The Spit”

T he guests of the city are also interested in historic architectural museum-reserve which is one of the best in Russia in richness of its funds; the art museum in which there are collected more than thousand pictures of outstanding Russian artists of XVIII-XX centuries (I.Repin, K.Brullov, N.Kramskoy, A.Savrasov, I.Shishkin V.Vasnetsov, V.Serov, B.Kustodiev, N.Rerich, A.Platov…

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The Michael-Archangel Cathedral, 1631

The Michael-Archangel Cathedral

The Pechorsky monastery

Pechorsky monastery

Religions procession

procession

Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin has 13 towers. On the photo — North and Clock towers.

On the photo — North and Clock towers.

Makarevsky Zheltovodsky nunnery. XVII century.

Makarevsky Zheltovodsky nunnery. XVII century.

The Academic Drama Theatre

Academic Drama Theatre

Rozhdestvenskaya street

Rozhdestvenskaya

Ilynskaya street at night

Ilynskaya street at night

Nizhy Novgorod woods are rich in animals and game.

Nizhy Novgorod woods are rich in animals and game.

rich in animals and game.

Russian hunting

Building in Russian style with original architecture of the facade.

Building in Russian style with original architecture of the facade.

Window in the Baroque style. Christmas Church.

Window in the Baroque style

“Gorodets painting”

painting

Old yards. Nizniy Novgorod.

Old yards. Nizniy Novgorod.

“Kashirin house” is the museum of M.Gorky childhood.

"Kashirin house" is the museum of M.Gorky childhood.

A monument to A. S. Pushkin. A village of Boldino in Nizhny Novgorod region.

A village of Boldino in Nizhny Novgorod region.

The town of Arzamas. Voskresensky Cathedral

The town of Arzamas. Voskresensky Cathedral

The hotel “The Volga Slope” (ex. “Russia”)

Nizhniy Novgorod

The History and Arhitectural Museum. Former residence of merchants Rukavishnikovs.

Former residence of merchants Rukavishnikovs.

Coat of arms of the Russian Empire on the facade of Sberbank. Nizhny Novgorod.

Coat of arms of the Russian Empire on the facade of Sberbank. Nizhny Novgorod.

The State Bank. It was built in 1913 to the 300 anniversary of Romanov dynasty.

It was built in 1913 to the 300 anniversary of Romanov dynasty

Exhibition of military equipment. Nizhny Novgorod.

Nizhny Novgorod

The “Krasnoye Sormovo” Plant. The shop where submarines are produced – “MIG-29” fighter.

The "Krasnoye Sormovo" Plant. The shop where submarines are produced - "MIG-29" fighter.

The construction of the submarine on the plant “Krasnoe Sormovo”. Nizhny Novgoro

The construction of the submarine

Exhibition of military equipment on the territory adjacent to the territory of the Nizhny Novgorod fair.

Nizhny Novgorod fair

The fair square during the big holidays

during the big holidays

The fair building.

Nizhny Novgorod

Zelensky descent

descent

Ships on the Volga. At sunrise.

Ships on the Volga

Stalin’s Speech at the ceremonial meeting devoted to the commissioning of the underground name of L.M. Когановича. 14 may 1935.

Opening of the metro in Moscow

The Picture of Stalin with the autograph of Stalin.

autograph of Stalin

V.I. Lenin. 1920

V.I. Lenin. 1920