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The Kremlin

Minina and Pozharskogo square, Nizhny Novgorod 603005, Russia
+7 831 439-06-96
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Not as impressive as in Moscow

The Kremlin in Nizhniy Novgorod is not as impressive as in Moscow but it is definitely worse... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shimnik
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Delft, The Netherlands
Not a big tourist attraction

You may end up a bit disappointed if you think you will see anything that can match with the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Luciano065
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Netherlands
via mobile
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The Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin, the monument of history and culture of the world. Erected in the early 16th century to protect the Eastern borders of the Russian state, he never surrendered to the enemy! It is at the walls of the Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin 400 years ago our countrymen at the call of Kuzma Minin joined forces for the expulsion of the invaders from Moscow.
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Minina and Pozharskogo square, Nizhny Novgorod 603005, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Kremlin in Nizhniy Novgorod is not as impressive as in Moscow but it is definitely worse visiting. If in Moscow you have to take a metro and go to Red square to see the Kremlin, in Novgorod you do not have to go anywhere....More

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You may end up a bit disappointed if you think you will see anything that can match with the Kremlin in Moscow. Most buildings are offices used by the government, with just one or two churches worth visiting. Nevertheless, you will be rewarded with a...More

Thank Luciano065
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great place to visit and feel the ancient builders and warriors spirit. It has outstanding viewing spot over Volga and Oka rivers.

Thank Ramil M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Like be the Kremlin in Nizhny, great in summer.there are museums inside, the staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Carlo S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

A great view from the river or from the street on top of the bluff - I recommend a car be used. It is a complete ancient Kremlin with WW II memorabilia displayed inside. It is still the center of city administration.

Thank CherokeeMan
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The tulips added so much to an already great visit to the Kremlin. Between the flowers and the great view of the Volga river, it was a great photo opportunity.

Thank Byronb130
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The Kremlin is well worth a visit as it gives you an opportunity to view stunning vistas. The walk around the ramparts is not for the unfit as it has many high steps to negotiate but the walk gives you the chance to see many...More

Thank GrahamMcClymont
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Kremlin would disappoint you if you are looking for any comparison with the Kremlin at Moscow. But, in a place like Nizhny Novgorod, it is worth visiting once...since there are not many sightseeing places here. There is an old church in its premises...which has...More

Thank S S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

In 2016 I was heading to Joshkar-Ola between Moscow and the Urals, to visit a Danish friend who lives there now. So Nishniy Novgorod was an obvious city to visit and overnight. The city is beautiful in itself, located at that magnificent river Volga -...More

Thank brufnus
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you stay in Nizny you must see Kremlin walls. Beautiful view on river from top. A lot of people there on a walk, to caught some fresh air.

Thank slosilverflyer
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