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Below are the main sights of the Vitebsk region. If you are looking for more interesting places, then look sightseeing map of Belarus.

Manor of Lubomirsky in Yurtsevo

The former estate-castle of the Lubomirskys in Yurtsevo

Not far from Orsha, in the village of Yurtsevo, you can see an unusual architectural monument - the former estate of the Lubomirskys. In 2020, the building was restored and is now used for the needs of the Vitebsk Regional Hospital IVOV. In addition to the impressive architecture with...
Former Jesuit Collegium in Orsha

Former Jesuit Collegium in Orsha

One of the main attractions in the city of Orsha can safely be called the College of the Jesuits. Today, this building has been restored in accordance with its original appearance, and inside there is an art gallery, an exhibition hall of the museum and a children's library named after Korotkevich. Story...
Orsha Korotkevich: places associated with the name of the writer

Orsha Karatkevich: places associated with the name of the national writer

In Orsha, in addition to classical architectural monuments, it is worth paying special attention to places that are dedicated to the life and work of Vladimir Korotkevich. After all, Orsha is the small homeland of one of the most famous writers of Belarus of the 20th century. AND...
Bernardine Monastery in Dubrovno

Dubrovno Bernardine Monastery

Bernardine monks settled in Dubrovno, Vitebsk region, as early as the beginning of the 17th century. By 1630, through the efforts of the Vilna castellan Nikolai Glebovich, a wooden monastery was built. Unfortunately, the buildings of those times have not survived to this day, but ...
The ruins of the church in the village of Solovye

Ruins of a 19th century church in the village of Solovye

At an equal distance from Orsha and the city of Dubrovno there is the village of Solovye (Nightingale) where you can see the ruins of an Orthodox church of the mid-19th century. There is very little information about this church, but even it is contradictory and incomplete. AT...
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18th century Trinitarian monastery in Orsha

Once upon a time, Orsha could rightfully be called a city-monasteries, but today only a few buildings with information shields on rebuilt facades remind of those times. So in the central part of the city there was a monastery of the Order of the Trinitarians with a massive...
Restored cloth manufactory in Dubrovno

Former cloth manufactory in Dubrovno

In the city of Dubrovno, Vitebsk region, there is a rather interesting industrial monument of architecture - the restored building of the dyeing shop of the Dneprovskaya Manufactory cloth factory. The company started operating at the very beginning of the 20th century. Records have been preserved that in the summer of 1900 there was ...
Former Basilian monastery in Orsha

Former Basilian monastery in Orsha

In the list of sights of the city of Orsha there is a former monastery of the Basilian order, which was located on the right bank of the Orshitsa River. It was founded in the middle of the 17th century and was originally Uniate. The first buildings were made of wood, and...
The abandoned distillery of the Lubomirskys in the village of Stanislavovo

Abandoned distillery of Lubomirsky in Stanislavovo

The agro-town of Stanislavovo, Vitebsk region, is the former estate of the Lubomirskys, who had a real palace in Dubrovno (until the first half of the 20th century). In those days, Stanislavovo was called differently - the Sleptsy manor, here the Lubomirskys built a distillery ...
Dominican church in Orsha

Orsha church and former Dominican monastery

One of the sights of Orsha is a former Dominican church of the 19th century. Its atypical architecture is the result of several reconstructions after which the appearance of the temple has changed dramatically. The history of the Dominican monastery begins in the distant 17th century....

Svisloch – what to see in the ancient town?

Svisloch is one of the small towns in the Grodno region, located near the border with Poland. The history of this place is rich and eventful, taking its toll...

Castles and palaces of Belarus, which everyone should visit

The castles of Belarus keep the centuries-old history of our country and attract many tourists, travelers and admirers of antiquity from all over the world. Of course, due to...

Baranovichi-Polesskiye: station, tower and railway museum

The railway station of the city of Baranovichi (station "Baranavichy-Paleskiya") is not only an important infrastructure facility, but also a landmark with history. Trains and railways for Baranovichi...

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