Attractions

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Marc Chagall Art Center

The first museum on every itinerary should be the excellent Chagall Art Center, which was established in 1992 and has about 300 of Chagall's works, of which less than one-third are on display at any given time.
Museum in Vitsebsk

Art Museum

The grand halls of the Art Museum are decked out with mainly local art, both old and new. There are numerous 18th- to 20th-century works, including those by Repin and Makovsky. A highlight is the collection of very …
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Holy Resurrection Church

This twin-spired beauty is a reconstruction of an 18th-century baroque church and features gorgeous interior frescoes. It lies at the base of vul Suvorova, near the bridge over the Visba River along vul Lenina.
Museum in Vitsebsk

Marc Chagall House Museum

Across the town's river, a good 20-minute walk away from the Chagall Art Center, is the Marc Chagall House Museum, where the artist lived as a child for 13 years between 1897 and 1910 – a period beautifully evoked i…
Cathedral in Vitsebsk

Assumption Cathedral

The reconstructed Assumption Cathedral has splendid views of the Dvina from its plaza and a rather sterile interior. A stairway leads down to the river from the plaza.