On July 8, Russia celebrates the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity. My hometown is the capital of this event. And on the excursion, I want to show how the spiritual history of Murom led him to this honorable status. You will hear legends about the holy princely couple, learn about the primordial family values and walk through the places of the Murom miracle workers. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 3 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car Rating 5 by 3 reviews RUB 3000 per excursion Price for 1-15 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
The story of Peter and Fevronia Let's talk about the prince and his wife, who lived in the Murom principality in the late 12th - early 13th centuries. About their canonization as patrons of the family hearth. And the day of memory, which has become symbolic for many Russian newlyweds. You will learn about the life, family, children and grandchildren of the holy spouses and understand why the union of their love was considered a wise marriage
Trinity Convent You will visit the center of the All-Russian holiday and an architectural monument of the mid-17th century. I will introduce you to the marvelous Trinity Cathedral, built in the style of Russian ornamental design and decorated with belt tiles. In the temple you can approach the shrine with the relics of Saints Peter and Fevronia. Explore the masterpiece of hipped roof architecture - the Kazan Gate Church and the wooden Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh, built without a single nail. You will also hear the history of the foundation and revival of the monastery, learn about the miracles of healings, and if you wish, you can order a prayer service and drink miraculous water
Resurrection nunnery Further in the program - the place of the suburban princely court of Peter and Fevronia. You will see the Resurrection Cathedral, founded “across the stream on the Resurrection Mountain”. You will learn about local relics - an ark with particles of the relics of Murom, Vladimir, Suzdal and other saints. Learn about the history of the foundation, abolition and rebirth of the monastery. And hear about Fevronia's handicraft talent
Spaso-Preobrazhensky Monastery In the place where the prince passed the rite of initiation into monasticism, you will visit the 16th century cathedral of the same name, built in honor of the capture of Kazan. In the Church of the Intercession, I will show the ark with particles of the relics of the patron saints of the family and the tomb of St. Elijah of Murom. On the belfry with flat bells, you can make a wish. On the bird's yard you will be delighted by handsome peacocks and pheasants, pearl guinea fowls, Chinese silk and other birds. You will also see the chapel-ossuary, built according to the Athos model
☕? On the picturesque territory of the monastery, you can relax, drink tea with the famous Murom kalach, and admire the Oka distances from the observation deck and take beautiful photographs.
Holy Cross Compound Here you will visit the place of the monastic tonsure of Fevronia, hear the legend about the miraculous "Agricultural Sword" and learn about the battle of Peter with the werewolf serpent
Murom monuments, symbols and panoramic sites In addition, I will show the first monument in Russia "Union of Love - Wise Marriage" at the registry office. I'll tell you about the bas-relief at the wall of the Spaso-Preobrazhensky Monastery. And on Troitskaya Square, a monument "with a secret" will be waiting for you, which I will certainly reveal to you. You will also visit the Kremlin Mountain and the Oka embankment, where a concert is held on the day of the holiday. See the monument to Ilya Muromets. Let's talk about the “three golden, granular rolls” on the city's coat of arms. And, of course, you will discover the Oka panoramas from the observation deck.
The tour takes place in your car.You can walk the route, but without visiting the Resurrection Women's Monastery.
The excursion starts at a convenient place in Murom. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.