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Yaroslav Courtyard (Dvorishche)

Torgovaya Storona, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 911 040-00-04
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nothing special

Actually, very interesting historical place but in a very bad state. No lights, all buildings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anatoly K
Moscow, Russia
Nothing special...

This is the "famous" courtyard, but has little context to understand what and why. I suggest you... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Various architectural masterpieces are conveniently located all in one place inside this court, which was the economic and political center of Novgorod in ancient times.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Torgovaya Storona, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 911 040-00-04

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Actually, very interesting historical place but in a very bad state. No lights, all buildings definitely lack care.

Thank Anatoly K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is the "famous" courtyard, but has little context to understand what and why. I suggest you spend your time elsewhere in this historic city.

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Once upon a time it was the market place, full of markets and warehouses, just accross the Volkhov River, outside the Kremlin. beautiful place to enjoy nature.

Thank fernandocE9816AZ
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This is a courtyard. That sums up a lot of what there is to say about it. However, it was a very important covered market once upon a time and so is worth stopping by. There are lots of benches in the area to sit...More

Thank nccarraway
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited this charming part of Veliky Novgorod, which is located on the right bank of Volhov River, just across the Kremlin Walls of Novgorod. This area of town represented and still does the same role in the life of Veliky Novgorod,that is, the trade...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 9 September 2016

To complete your trip in Veliky Novgorod, and just a short walk over a pedestrian bridge from the Kreml, visit the Yaroslav Courtyard to see merchants' churches and old store houses. Some of the building house interesting museums today, admission fee is normally 200 Rub...More

2  Thank Holger B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The trade side of Novgorod.Many churches with unique wall paintings ornaments,the place where the Prince lived with the squad,where he traded and interacted with the world.The Hanse yard in the center of the monument.Bow Master Great Novgorod! I recommend comprehend

1  Thank Александр В
Reviewed 28 February 2016

This place is right across the river from the Kremlin, and they are connected by a nice pedestrian bridge. It's a quiet, pleasant walk with a beautiful park and great view of the river and the Kremlin. In addition, it's fun if you are into...More

1  Thank J_K_travelexperience
Reviewed 14 January 2015

but mostly for those who love history and/or Byzantine architecture. Many interesting paintings and household items in the Churches (not all of them are functional churches), there are also expositions of old-time graffiti (very interesting), paintings etc. But of course, as the Churches are quite...More

1  Thank Lia S
Reviewed 21 July 2012

This area is just across the river bridge from the Kremlin. It is filled with quit large number of ancient churches hinting the past wealth of the city and the importance of the religion. The buildings are yet to be fully restored therefore the impression...More

1  Thank Antipich
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