Nizhny Novgorod region
Located in the heart of the western part of Russia, the Nizhny Novgorod region is just a find for tourists, especially the faithful.
In this region, there are so many churches and monasteries that you can not count on your fingers! Consider the most attractive of them.
The Holy Canal of the Most Holy Theotokos is the main shrine of the monastery, called Serafimo-Diveevsky, located in Diveevo. It is considered the most important attribute of veneration, the last fourth destiny in the land of the Mother of God. In this incredible place, the soul and body receive rest.
The relics of the Sarov elders, including Seraphim, are sacredly preserved in the ark of the Holy Trinity Cathedral, the main cathedral of the community, located in Diveevo.
Pleases the eye with its laconic look Vladimir's Church and the Sunday Cathedral of Arzamas, made in the style of classicism.
В XV Century laid the foundation for the erection of the Makarevsky Monastery. Located along the course of the Volga River, to this day it pleases its kind of locals and visitors.
In addition to the majestic structures, you can also visit the beautiful house of the blessed Pasha of Sarov, where you can pray for health and everything that the soul craves.
A lot of museums are located on its territory Nizhny Novgorod region. To get acquainted with the ancient traditions of the Mordvinian tribes, to look through the old pages of the history of this region, you can look into the Arzamas Museum of History and Art. More information about the traditional crafts of the Nizhny Novgorod region will help the lace museum in Balakhna and the museum and tourist complex "Golden Khokhloma".
Like a nice cozy house looks like the "Gallery of Good" museum. After all, it used to be the home of the Plekhanovs, grain merchants and steamers. In the spring of 2011 in the walls of this house was found a rather big money stash! Arriving in Peshelan, be sure to visit the Museum of Mining. Having visited this most interesting place, you will learn all the secrets of the technology of making gypsum.
If you are a lover of literature, then the Gorky house-museum, located in Arzamas, is waiting for you. Interesting and beautiful is the museum "Countess Panina's House", which at one time was given to Count Orlov by the great Catherine II. And, most importantly, in the village of Bolshoe Boldino in the Nizhny Novgorod region, the estate of the great Russian man Pushkin stretches. It was in this place, admiring the delights of nature, that Alexander Sergeyevich found inspiration.