Church of the Ascension

Local nameХрам Вознесения Господня
LocationMoscow, Russia

Celebrating the birth of Tsar Ivan IV, this beautiful cathedral overlooks the centre of Moscow from a distance. In 1994, it was declared a UNESCO site.

This church is one of the first churches in Russia with wooden, tent-like roofs and stone walls. There is a permanent exhibition inside, it focuses on the history of the church and its renovations.

Tags OrthodoxPlace of WorshipChristianMuseum
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Opening hours

Apr 1 - Sep 29:
Tue-Fri, Sun: 10 am - 6 pm
Sat: 11 am - 7 pm

Sep 30-Mar 31:
Tue-Sun:10 am - 6 pm


Admission to the museums on Kolomenskoye estate range between 50 RUB to 350 RUB.

More information and contact


Official Website

More information


Phone +7 495 2326190

Address Prospekt Andropova, 39 115487 Moscow, Russia

Coordinates 55°40'2.235" N 37°40'14.647" E

Tours and activities: Church of the Ascension

Architecture Tour of Moscow's Metro and Kolomensoye Estate

from 87 USD

Kolomenskoye Estate Private Tour from Moscow

from 125 USD

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