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On the tour to Spaso-Andronikov monastery we will learn:
- Who saved Saint Alexis from death in the deep sea;
- Why is it here that Queen Eudoxia Lopukhina puts the Church with the tomb of her boyar family;
- How street kids destroyed the centuries-old necropolis;
- What graves unearthed by archaeologists under an ancient altar;
- How restorers rescued the old monastery — and under Stalin, during the Khrushchev thaw;
- The fate of the most ancient Moscow icon — the Savior.
In addition, we are waiting for a visit to the Museum of ancient icons.Andrei Rublev with the Museum guide.
Duration: 2,5-3 hours
Type of excursion: walking
The tour is conducted only in Russian