Monastery of the Epiphany

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Monastery of the Epiphany information

Moscow , Russia
Bogoyavlensky per 2
Getting there
Metro: Ploshchad Revolyutsii
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This monastery is the second-oldest in Moscow, founded in 1296 by Prince Daniil, son of Alexander Nevsky. The current Epiphany Cathedral – with its tall, pink, gold-domed cupola – was constructed in the 1690s in the Moscow baroque style. If you're lucky, you may hear the bells ringing forth from the old wooden belfry nearby.