Three police officers

Police – the succession of generations and sculpture “The opening of this sculptural composition will be dedicated to May 9. Soon over bronze sculptures will be work masters. The sculpture depicts the policeman, Soviet policeman and modern police. It symbolizes the continuity of generations,” – said the press service of the Nizhny Novgorod police. “The…

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View of the lower part of Nizhny Novgorod.

lower part of Nizhny Novgorod.

Panorama Of Nizhny Novgorod.

Panorama  Nizhny Novgorod.

Ballet Of Gyor (Hungary). Speech in the city of Nizhny Novgorod.

Ballet Of Gyor

Open storage. Works of applied art made of precious materials.

Works of applied art made of precious materials.

Permanent exposition of Russian painting of the 19th century in Nizhny Novgorod.

in Nizhny Novgorod

At the international festival of folk crafts “the Secret masters” in the day of the city of Nizhny Novgorod

At the international festival of folk crafts "the Secret masters" in the day of the city of Nizhny Novgorod

Proposal defense of theses final year of Nizhny Novgorod Seminary.

Nizhny Novgorod Seminary

The choir at the Seminary in Easter Cathedral choir 2014.

The choir at the Seminary

Memorial “hydrofoil “meteor – 1” in the area of Petrel

in the area of Petrel.

Memorial “hydrofoil “meteor – 1” in the area of Petrel.

 area of Petrel on the map.

Memorial “hydrofoil “meteor – 1” in the area of Petrel on the map.

The Soviet Area

Nizniy Novgorod

The Soviet Area.

Nizniy Novgorod

The Soviet area on the map.

The Area Zhukov

Area

The Area Zhukov.

Nizniy Novgorod

The area Zhukova not the map.

MiG – 17 in the square on the Chernyakhovsky street.

MiG - 17 in the square on the Chernyakhovsky street.

Gorky Square.

Square

Gorky Square
Gorky square on the map.

Avenues Of Nizhny Novgorod

Avenues Of Nizhny Novgorod
Avenue Lenina.

Bridges Of Nizhny Novgorod.

View of the Kanavinsky bridge and the area of the Arrow.

View of the Kanavinsky bridge and the area of the Arrow.

Bridges Of Nizhny Novgorod

Kanavinsky bridge on the map.

The Square In Nizhny Novgorod

The Square In Nizhny Novgorod

DK Gas. The Area Kiseleva.

The Square In Nizhny Novgorod
The Area Kiseleva. DK Gas Area Kiselev on the map.

The audience of the concert on Chkalov stairs. Nizhny Novgorod.

Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod fair.

Being on the half way of the main water artery of Russia – the Volga, in immediate proximity to Moscow, Nizhniy Novgorod fair was doing the most important function of “exchange courtyard Europe with Asia”. Here was the sale of goods produced in the most remote regions of the world, but the main trading on…

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Dmitrovskaya tower of the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin.

Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin.

View Chkalov stairs from the river Volga.

View Chkalov stairs

A monument to the writer Maxim Gorky. The writer Maxim Gorky is looking at the river Volga.

 The writer Maxim Gorky is looking at the river Volga.

Nizhne-Volzhskaya embankment. lace for Hiking lovers.

lace for Hiking lovers.

View from the Bank Fyodorovsky Cathedral of Alexander Nevsky.

Nizhny Novgorod.

Street Nizhne-Volzhskaya embankment.

Nizhny Novgorod.\

The monument of Chkalov had been erected on the square of Minin.

The monument of Chkalov had been erected on the square of Minin.

Kanavinsky bridge at night.

Kanavinsky bridge

Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin. Alley of love.

Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin. Alley of love.

Nizhny Novgorod today

Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod today is the most important economic and cultural center of Russia. One of the most beautiful cities of the country. Nizhny Novgorod included on UNESCO’s list of 100 cities of world historical and architectural value.

Event tourism

  There are great number of festivals and other interesting events organized in the region.   New Year and Christmas — January, Nizhny Novgorod, Diveevo Sledding — January, Pavlovo Russian Valenki (Felt Boot) Festival — February, Pavlovo Goosefights and Cockfights — March, Pavlovo Shrovetide — March, Nizhny Novgorod, Balakhna, Arzamas, Gorodets, Semenov, Diveevo Easter — April,…

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Hunting and fishing

In the Nizhny Novgorod region there are southern taiga forests where bears, elks, wolves, foxes, hares, badgers, hazel hens, black grouses, wood grouses and ducks can still be found. The picturesque Volga and Oka, forest and steppe rivers and lakes are full of fish. Krasnye Baki, Sokolskoe, Vqskresenskoye, Varnavino and Vetluga districts are most favourable…

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Bor

Bor Nizhny Novgorod Satelitte Вor on the picturesque left-hand bank of the Volga is only 19 kilometers far from Nizhny Novgorod. Bor was first mentioned in chronicles in the 13th century under the name of Vezlomskaya Sloboda, which was founded in the mouth of the Vezloma river. Later Kopytovskaya Sloboda and Nikolskaya Sloboda joined it.…

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Chkalovsk

The home town of Valery Chkalov, a grate Russian test-pilot. The roots of Chkalovsk go back to an old 15th century settlement — Vasileva Sloboda — this name was given to it to honour its founder Prince Vasily Yuriyevich, the son of Yuri Dolgorukiy. Today there are only two streets with a few nice wooden…

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Balakhna

The home town of Kuzma Minin The town of Balakhna, one of the oldest in Russia, was founded back in 1474 and has the status of a Historical Town of the Russian Federation. Balakhna is the home town of Russian patriot Kuzma Minin. At the beginning of the 17th century Kuzma Minin and Dmitry Pozharsky…

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Svtloyar

The Invisible Town of Kitezh The Invisible Town of Kitezh Kitezhskaya Rus is a fantastic picturesque land with many legends about it. Pavel Melnikov-Pechersky wrote about Nizhegorodian Zavolzhye: «Russia has been standing on purity there since ancient times — it is preserved until now as it was in the times of our ancestors*. One of…

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Semenov

The Capital of Golden Khokhloma The Capital of Golden Khokhloma Semenov is an ancient centre for decorative woodworking. The area is rich with woods, and was largely settled in the 17th century. It gathered many skilled craftsmen from among the Old Believer community and as well as fugitive artisans who were experts in woodcarving and…

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Gorodets

The town of craftsmen Gorodets The oldest city of the Nizhny Novgorod region, the pearl of the region — Gorodets is situated 70 kilometers away from Nizhny Novgorod, on the left-hand bank of the Volga. The town was founded in 1152 by Prince Yuri Dolgorukiy as a fortress aimed to defend the most remote lands…

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Pavlovo

The Russian capital of metalworkers The ancient city of metalworkers, the Russian capital of metalworkers — Pavlovo — is located on the high right-hand bank of the Oka river. It was founded back in the 13th century. Various crafts started to develop rapidly in Pavlovo, which was situated along the waterway from Moscow to the…

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Bogorodsk

The Versailles of Nizhniy Novgorod The beautiful and cozy town of Bogorodsk emerged from a small 16th-century settlement, which was situated on the road from Nizhny Novgorod to Murom. The settlement got its name after a chapel of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin that was built there. In 1615 Bogorodsk was granted to one…

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Arzamas

Arzamas is a Moscow nook (The resurrection Cathedral in Arzamas has a dominant position on the Cathedral square. It was built in honor of the victory of Russian people in the Patriotic war of 1812. The building went 5.5 million bricks, 1,000 cubic meters of crushed stone for foundations and 164 ton of iron. The…

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Nizhny Novgorod

Glorius and Renowned Nizhny Novgorod has been referred to as renowned and glorious since bygone days. No doubt that it was not only for mere benefit but also because of inspiration that Prince of Vladimir and Suzdal Principality Yuri Vsevolodovich, a grandson of Yuri Dolgorukiy and the founder of Moscow, founded the city of Nizhny…

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Nizhny Novgorod region map

Nizhny Novgorod region

Tourism, leisure and recreation

Metal staircase

Metal staircase of the 19th century

Metal staircase

Metal staircase of the 19th century. Nizhny Novgorod. City clinical hospital № 38 Ilyinskaya street, 78,

Opening of the monument to Minin and Pozharsky on the square of National Unity.

Visit of Patriarch Alexy II in Nizhny Novgorod

3 November 2004 – Visit of Patriarch Alexy II in Nizhny Novgorod. Meeting in the Kremlin, Patriarch of Mikhailo-Arkhangelsky Cathedral.

House lumberman

The house 29. House lumberman

House lumberman on the map

The house 29.
House lumberman Pudova (XIX) Is three-storey stone house, with the cast-iron staircase, dark-green ceramic tiles, decorated with a balcony (with a Bay window), the Windows are decorated with white finish, walls are made of red bricks. Facade looks at School lane.

The chapel of the Arzamas Alexis community.

The chapel

An Orthodox Parish of the Nativity of John the Baptist Nizhny Novgorod, St. Christmas, 1B

Nizhny Novgorod, St. Christmas, 1B

Nizhny Novgorod, St.l Christmas, 1B on the map.

Church street Beketov.

Church

The Cathedral Church in honour of the Holy Trinity. Nizhny Novgorod, St. Ravine, 94

Nizhny Novgorod, St. Ravine, 94

The Cathedral Church in honour of the Holy Trinity

Church in honour of the ascension of the Lord. Nizhniy Novgorod, Ilyinskaya street, 54

Church in honour of the ascension of the Lord. Nizhniy Novgorod, Ilyinskaya street, 54

Church in honour of the ascension of the Lord. Nizhniy Novgorod, Ilyinskaya street, 54

The cemetery Church Marina Roscha. The temple in honour of the icon of Theotokos in Nizhny Novgorod, street Brothers Ignatovih, 1K3

Nizhny Novgorod, street Brothers Ignatovih, 1K3

Marina Roscha on the map

Alekseevskaya Church of the Annunciation monastery (1821-1834)

Alekseevskaya Church of the Annunciation monastery (1821-1834)

Annunciation monastery on the map.