Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Restoration of Izborsky Fortress to Finish This Year
10.05.2012 09:20
Restoration of Izborsky Fortress to Finish This Year

By December this year restoration of the Izborsky Fortress should have been completed, authorities of the Pskov Region report.

      Nearly 300 million rubles have been allocated from the federal budget for the restoration works. The works are carried out in the framework of preparations for celebration of the 1150th anniversary of Izborsk.

      Celebrations of this significant date will take place in the Pskov Region from September 8 to September 10 this year. About 4,7 billion rubles will be spent on celebrations of the anniversary. Izborsk is considered to be one of the most ancient cities of Russia, but today it is the settlement Old Izborsk of the Pechora District of the Pskov Region. The state historical-architectural and natural-landscape memorial estate "Izborsk" is located in its territory.

      The Izborsky Fortress was constructed at the beginning of the 14th century. Unique fragments of walls, towers and defensive constructions have come down to us.

      Source: 1rre.ru


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Pskov Region Russian Fortresses Archeology Russian Architecture  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Renovations Will Be Made In Klin
14.02.2017
Soviet New Year Holidays Cards Will Decorate Moscow
15.12.2016
Medovukha FEST 2017
27.09.2017
"Moscow Seasons" Change Location
12.02.2017
Fish Soup Festival "Ukha-tsaritsa"
25.08.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Edward Snowden  2018 FIFA World Cup  AK-102  Olympics 2012  Sinead O'Connor  Russian tourism  Festivals in Moscow  Valery Gergiev  Russian Toys  Hobbits  Moscow  ecology  Russian singers  Russian Painting  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian painting  Kaliningrad Region  Painting  Russian ballet dancers  Zhanna Nemtsova  business  internet access  Interactive Museums  Comics  Documentary Film Festival "Russia"  Russian history  Archeology  biofuel  Vadim Sidur Museum  Catherine II  Yegoryevsk  Visa card  Russian law  Russian television  Heroism   Printed Goods  Galina Konovalova  Russian Literature  Russian ballet  Dinosaurs  Judaica  Alexander Pushkin  VTB  Russian business  Kinoshock  Museums  Russian Cinema  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  lawmaking in Russia  Boris Nemtsov 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites