Nizhny Novgorod

What is Nizhny Novgorod known for?


distinctive architectural

hours price content One of the most famous churches in Nizhny Novgorod, built in late XVII century by the merchant G.D. Stroganov, and known after his name. Bears a distinctive architectural style. * Several XVII-century brick houses: **


year service

Russian Railways for eight '''Velaro RUS''' high-speed trains including a 30-year service contract. The contract is in total worth €600 million. The trains, connecting Moscow with Saint Petersburg, and later also Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod at a speed of up to to suit


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battle painting

this image male.svg 200px right '''Alexander Baburin''' (also Alex or Alexandar Baburin, known as Sasha to close friends, born February 19, 1967 in Nizhny Novgorod, then known as Gorky) is a Russian-Irish (Ireland) International Grandmaster of chess. Since 1993 he has lived in Dublin, Ireland and is editor-in-chief of the e-mail distributed chess newspaper ''Chess Today''. Although his forte was battle painting (War artist), Mikeshin's sketch won the much-publicized


modern production

to GAZ and was shipped to Nizhny Novgorod in Russia. To produce the Sebring vehicle in Nizhny Novgorod, GAZ built a modern production facility with a high degree of automation. The Sebring vehicle with minor design changes was produced by GAZ from 2008 until


special history

Prince Pozharsky . After the battle for Moscow on October 22, 1612 Old Style (November 1 New Style), the invaders retreated to the Kremlin, and on October 24–27 O.S. Nikolay Kostomarov, ''Russian History in Biographies of its main figures'',special history kostom kostom30.htm Chap. 30. (November 3–6 N.S.) the nearby Polish army was forced to retreat. The garrison in the Kremlin


artistic work

. Roerich was issued in Novosibirsk Advertising news agency “Siberia”, 2009-01-12. !-- Today, the Nicholas Roerich Museum in New York City is a major center for Roerich's artistic work. His paintings can be seen in several museums including the Roerich Department of the State Museum of Oriental Arts in Moscow; the Roerich Museum at the International Centre of the Roerichs in Moscow; the Russian State Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia; a collection in the Tretyakov Gallery


major plays

the Russian state from Polish interventionists in the early 17th century"'' editorial footnote in John Freedman, "The Major Plays of Nikolai Erdman", p. 112, Routledge (UK), 1995, ISBN 3-7186-5582-9 A native of Balakhna, Minin was a prosperous butcher (meat trader) in the city of Nizhny


century famous

tollfree fax hours Mon-Fri 9AM - 4PM price content Go next * Gorodets - a town founded in the XIIth century, famous for its Museum of samovars. * Makaryev Monastery, a fortress-like monastery some 100 km down the Volga from the Nizhny. The last resting place of its legendary founder, Venerable Macarius, of the Miracle of the Moose (w:Miracle of the Moose) fame.


extraordinary art

, five concert halls, ninety-seven libraries (with branches), seventeen movie theaters (including five movie theaters for children), twenty-five institutions of children optional education, eight museums (sixteen including branches), and seven parks. Nizhny Novgorod art gallery The art gallery in Nizhny Novgorod is a large and important art gallery and museums of human history and culture. Nizhny Novgorod has a great and extraordinary art gallery with more than 12,000 exhibits

Nizhny Novgorod

'''Nizhny Novgorod''' ( ), after the writer Maxim Gorky who was born there. The city is an important economic, transportation and cultural center of Russia and the vast Volga-Vyatka economic region. It is located about 400 km east of Moscow.

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