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Address: Robinson Road, Jordanville, NY 11223
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Saturday trip to visit the museum

We only visited the museum, which is phenomenal, especially for Russians. Church opened at 4 pm and we had a chance to listen to whatever was going on there. We visited the church... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Natalya K
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Rochester, New York
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Rochester, New York
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only visited the museum, which is phenomenal, especially for Russians. Church opened at 4 pm and we had a chance to listen to whatever was going on there. We visited the church to look at the paintings.

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Utica, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 675 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

In the countryside a little ways from Cooperstown, you turn the corner and suddenly you see amazing gold colored spires. As from nowhere. The Monastery is beautiful both inside and out. The monks will give you a guided tour if you make arrangements in advance. This is not a tourist attraction -- it is a holy place with real people... More 

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Utica, NY
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44 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This is a fascinating place for anyone interested in early 20th century history,religion, or art/architecture. There is something for individuals of all ages. I was fortunate to visit during a Chamber of Commerce business outing and we got the benefit of a guided tour. This monastery was significant as the center of Russian culture in the U.S. for much of... More 

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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646 reviews
306 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2014

There is no fee for the monastery, but contributions are accepted and appreciated especially at the museum. I was not sure what to expect and what I found was way more than I had hoped for!! The monastery is a working monastery which was awesome to witness. We started in the bookstore while we waited for the museum to open... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2013

We were taking a side trip to Little Falls traveling from Richfield Springs when we came upon the Holy Trinity Monastery. It was so special to see the beautiful and holy buildings nestled in the countryside. I feel lucky to have found it.

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2 Thank abuelita51
Utica, New York
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132 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Always hospitable, this is a really interesting and spiritual place to visit, with beautiful art and artifacts. Great for adults, perhaps not for children.

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4 Thank MarilynUtica_NY
syracuse
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We were on our way to a wedding and drove by this beautiful church. We stopped but couldn't go in because I wasn't wearing a skirt and didn't have anything for my head but the outside was so pretty. It is a Russian Orthodox Monastery. It was a very peaceful and beautiful place.

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2 Thank tina c
malvern pa
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53 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Holy Trinity is an active monastery of the Orthodox Church founded by refugee Russians. For someone seeking a place of devotion it will be a pleasant place to visit

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Upstate New York
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72 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2012

A beautiful monastery staffed by gracious people happy to allow you to view their way of life.

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NH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2009

Holy Trinity Monastery, in the village of Jordanville, was established in the 1930s by Russian monks who had fled from the Communist regime. It experienced another growth spurt after the Second World War with another influx of refugees, and has continued to grow at a slow but steady pace over the past 50 years--in a world that seems to reinvent... More 

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