White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
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The White Monuments of
Vladimir Vladimir or Wladimir may refer to: Names * Vladimir (name) for the Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Macedonian, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak and Slovenian spellings of a Slavic name * Uladzimir for the Belarusian version of the name * Volodymyr f ...
and
Suzdal Suzdal ( rus, Суздаль, p=ˈsuzdəlʲ) is a types of inhabited localities in Russia, town and the administrative center of Suzdalsky District in Vladimir Oblast, Russia, located on the Kamenka River (Klyazma basin), Kamenka River, no ...

Suzdal
in
Russia Russia ( rus, link=no, Россия, Rossiya, ), or the Russian Federation, is a country spanning Eastern Europe Eastern Europe is the eastern region of . There is no consistent definition of the precise area it covers, partly because th ...

Russia
have been designated as a UNESCO
World Heritage Site A World Heritage Site is a landmark or area with legal protection by an international convention administered by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). World Heritage Sites are designated by UNESCO for h ...
. The patrimony embraces eight medieval limestone monuments of
Zalesye Zalesye ( rus, Зале́сье, p=zɐˈlʲesʲjə, ''area beyond the forest'') or Opolye ( rus, Опо́лье, p=ɐˈpolʲjə, ''area in the fields'') is a historical region of Russia, comprising the north and west parts of Vladimir Oblast, t ...
from the late 12th and early 13th centuries. They include
Russian Orthodox , native_name_lang = ru , image = Moscow July 2011-7a.jpg , imagewidth = , alt = , caption = Cathedral of Christ the Saviour The Cathedral of Christ the Saviour ( rus, Храм Хр ...
churches and a monastery, as well as a castle and gate: File:Kideksha_ss.jpg, The
Church of Boris and Gleb The Church of Boris and Gleb is a church built in 1152, on the orders of Prince Yuri Dolgoruky, in Kideksha on the Nerl River (Klyazma), Nerl River, "where the encampment of Boris and Gleb, Saint Boris had been". It was probably part of the prin ...
in
Kideksha Kideksha (russian: Кидекша) is a village A village is a clustered human settlement In geography Geography (from Greek: , ''geographia'', literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study ...
(1152, with later modifications) File:Suzdal asv2019-01 img40 Kremlin view.jpg, The
Suzdal Kremlin The Suzdal Kremlin (Russian Russian refers to anything related to Russia, including: *Russians (русские, ''russkiye''), an ethnic group of the East Slavic peoples, primarily living in Russia and neighboring countries *Rossiyane (росси ...

Suzdal Kremlin
with the (1222-25, built into the 16th century) File:Suzdal asv2019-01 img03 Spaso-Evfimiev Monastery.jpg, The Monastery of Saint Euthymius in Suzdal (mostly 16th century) File:Ансамбль Успенского собора.jpg, The Dormition Cathedral, Vladimir, Assumption Cathedral in Vladimir (1158-60, 1185-89) File:Красавица._Церковь_Покрова_на_Нерли.jpg, The Church of the Intercession on the Nerl in Bogolyubovo (1165) File:Vladimir asv2019-01 img05 Golden Gate.jpg, The Golden Gate (Vladimir), Golden Gate in Vladimir (1158-64, with later modifications) File:Vladimir StDemetriusCathedral 6875.jpg, The Cathedral of Saint Demetrius in Vladimir (1194-97) File:Bogolyubovo asv2019-01 img10 Bogolyubsky Monastery.jpg, The castle of Andrew the Pious in Bogolyubovo (1158-65, with later modifications)
{{World Heritage Sites in Russia, state=uncollapsed World Heritage Sites in Russia Buildings and structures in Vladimir Oblast Tourist attractions in Vladimir Oblast