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General Monuments

Memorial stone in honor of the foundation of Yaroslavl

Memorial stone in honor of the foundation of Yaroslavl

ountry: Russia

Locality: Yaroslavl

 

Established: 1985

 

 

Description

Memorial stone in honor of the foundation of YaroslavlA memorial stone in honor of the foundation of Yaroslavl it is a big formless brown stone with the memorial inscription: In 1010 on this place Yaroslav the Wise founded new city Yaroslavl. On the back side of the stone there is another memorial inscription: The stone was established in year of 975th anniversary of Yaroslavl.

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Creation history

The memorial stone was established in 1985 year, in year of 975th anniversary of Yaroslavl on the Cathedral mountain near the embankment of Volga River where Kotorsl River flows to Volga River. According to the legend in 1010 Yaroslav the Wise founded here new city which was named in his honor.

How to find

By buses 4, 4A, 13, 16, 41, 41B, 72 or by trolleybus 72 go to the bus stop Bogoyavlenskaya (Epiphany Square) Square. From the bus stop turn left and go along the walls of the friary till the Pervomayskaya street. Here after the church the archangel Michael turn left and along the Kotorosl embankment walk till the Volga embankment. Here in front of the Cathedral of the Dormition you will find this memorial stone in honor of the foundation of Yaroslavl.

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