I invite you to explore the complex at a time when there will be no one but us and the brothers. In a chamber atmosphere, you will explore an architectural ensemble that has been created over seven centuries. Learn about the first canonized Moscow saint and the role of the monastery in the landmark events of the country. See the one-of-a-kind church and panoramic views of the city from the bell tower Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 2.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot 6500 rubles per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
"Tsar's pilgrimage": milestones of the monastery You will get acquainted with the history of the monastery during the periods of Soviet power, the reforms of Peter the Great and the dispensation of the capital by Vasily the Third. I will talk about the connection with key episodes in the life of the state and the capital. Let's talk about the founder of the Vysoko-Petrovskaya monastery - one of the most revered Russian saints, Saint Peter, Metropolitan of Kiev and All Russia, the Moscow miracle worker. And I will also show the chambers where the grandfather of Peter the Great, K.P. Naryshkin, lived
Architecture and panoramic views You will visit a 500-year-old temple and climb the monastery bell tower for a bird's eye view of the city center. Explore the unique temple interior made entirely of ceramics In the whole world, this is the only church with such decoration! You will see a church built in stone by an Italian architect in the name of St. Peter (1514), the oldest of the structures preserved on the territory of the monastery. And you will get acquainted with the "Moscow" baroque - it was in this style that our monastery was built at the end of the 17th century.
- Most of the tour takes place indoors
- Photo / video shooting allowed
The excursion starts at the monastery. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.