Fortress in Stary Izborsk


The ruins of this ancient stone fortress are among the oldest in Russia, and from its ridge location it overlooks a beautiful slice of countryside. Inside is the small 14th-century Church of St Nicholas and a stone …
Museum in Stary Izborsk

Izborsk Museum

This museum houses displays of local archaeological finds and explanations, in Russian, of the town’s rich history. The museum website has information on village festivals.