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Kostroma, Russia: by Ina Steinberg, BA, MA, PhD. 

Who could forget Ipatyevski Monastery  and its haunting memories of the Gudonov family and the Romanovs? 

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Romanovs family prior to becoming Tsar.  Iconostasis in Kostroma church. Ipatsjensky Monastery burial grounds for the Gudonov family.
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The wooden architecture museum is a walk into a long-gone peasant life.

 

Example of peasant at the architecture museum.
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