• Plyos
  • Yuryevets
  • Ivanovo
  • Kineshma

Recommended to visit

Where to stay in Ivanovo region

Places of Interest

  • House museum of N.M. Zinov’yev
    Paleh
    House museum of N.M. Zinov’yev

    N.M. Zinoviev (1888-1979) - National Artist of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor, icon painter, one of the founders of Palekh Art.

    During the celebration of the 60th anniversary of Palekh Art - December 5, 1984, in Diaghilevo village (three...

  • Kholuy musseum of fine arts
    Holuy
    Kholuy musseum of fine arts

    Kholuy museum of fine arts was established in 1959. During these times the main purpose was to collect Kholuy’s miniature painting.?But soon the collection of the museum has acquired a complex character: residents of the village and the surrounding area...

Historical Celebrities

Ivanovo region is located in a centre of the European part of Russia, the total area is 21 437 sq km. Bordered with Vladimir, Nizhniy Novgorod, Kostroma and Yaroslavl' regions.

Such cities as Ivanovo, Palekh and Plyos are the part of The Russian Golden Ring. The history and culture of the Ivanovo region have a rich tradition dating its origins during the Time of Troubles. There are around 1,700 rivers and streams and over 150 lakes in the region.

Area 21 437 km² The Population Of 1 062 000 Population density 50,4 p/km²

Biggest cities of the region

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    Ivanovo 408 000
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    Kineshma 87 000