You will see the old merchants and noble estates. Get acquainted with the monuments of Vologda wooden architecture. You will uncover the secrets of the residence of the most reverend bishops, which was visited by the royal persons. And, of course, visit a special museum where you will learn about the main brand of the capital of Russian lace. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 1.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 4 reviews RUB 1800 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
City estates You will see the three-story house of the merchant Panteleev, where the populist writer Pavel Zasodimsky rented a room. In the courtyard you will see the last coachman in the city. And in the estate of the Zasetskys, whose name is inextricably linked with thin and openwork lace, let's talk about the oldest surviving wooden building in Vologda, an old noble family and one of the first local ethnographers - A.A. Zasetsky
Kremlin secrets Then you will stroll through the garden of the Kremlin's Bishops' courtyard. I will tell you what secrets are kept by the shaft that protected the citadel. And what happened outside the walls of the residence of the Vologda archbishops and bishops, the administrative and cultural center of the Vologda diocese from the middle of the 16th century to the beginning of the 20th
Vologda cathedrals In all its splendor, the St. Sophia Cathedral will appear before you - the oldest preserved stone structure on the territory of Vologda and one of the largest buildings of the era of Ivan the Terrible. You will get acquainted with the history of the temple, rare frescoes of the 17th century and the iconostasis of the 18th century. Also, see the Resurrection Cathedral, also part of the cathedral complex. And you will see a beautiful bell tower with a gilded dome
The capital of Russian lace Not far from the Kremlin, you will visit the only lace museum in Russia, where you will get acquainted with the history of the most famous brand in Vologda, you will be able to look into an art shop and even a lace cafe.
The excursion starts in the city center. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.