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Tombs and chapels on the territory of Belarus (photo and description)

On the territory of Belarus, many interesting sights have been preserved, among which there are tombs of ancient families.

Unusual chapel-tomb of the Glyazers in the agricultural town of Repl

Unusual chapel-tomb of the Glazers in Reple

The main attraction in the village of Repla is the massive neo-Gothic church of the Virgin Mary, but there is another interesting object. An unusual chapel-tomb of the Glazer family has been preserved in the old Catholic cemetery. When you look at this building willy-nilly arise ...
Tomb of the Rdultovskys in the village of Verkhnee Chernikhovo

Tomb of the Rdultovskys in the village of Verkhnee Chernikhovo

The Chernikhovo estate has been known since the first half of the 16th century as the possession of the Nemirovichi. Then the lands passed to the Ostrozhsky, Dorovichi, Glebovichi, and from the second half of the 17th century - Rdultovsky. It is with their surname that the history of the estate will be connected ...
Tollochka tomb chapel in the village of Rakovica

Chapel-tomb of Tollochko in the village of Rakovitsa

The Rakovica estate passed to the Tollochko family in the first half of the 18th century. Under them, a wooden manor was erected and a park laid out. Also at the beginning of the 20th century, a family chapel-tomb was built, which can still be seen today. Possible date...
Novaya Ryasna - Protestant church and Grabovsky burial vault

Tomb of the Grabowskis and a former Protestant church

In the village of Novaya Ryasna (Kamenetsky district) there was once the estate of the Matushevich-Grabovskys with a large estate and a park. Most of the buildings of that manor complex have not been preserved, with the exception of the Grabovsky family tomb. The Grabovskys bought the town of Novaya Ryasna in 1849....
Neo-Gothic tomb of Orzeszko in the village of Zakozel

Tomb of Ozheshko in the village of Zakozel

One of the most interesting sights of the Drogichinsky district is located in the village of Zakozel and this is the chapel-tomb of the Ozheshko family. For quite a long time, this architectural monument arrived in an abandoned form, but a few years ago its reconstruction began. Therefore quite...
Chapel of Kretovichi in the agricultural town of Volpa

The Kretovichi Chapel of 1873 in the agricultural town of Volpa

Volpa is an interesting agricultural town of the Volkovysk region, located at the intersection of the P100 and P44 highways. The first annalistic references to Volp date back to the 15th century, and among the famous owners are: Sapieha, Golshansky, Yablonovsky and Platery. Home...
Chapel of the Skirmunts in the village of Molodovo

Chapel and ruined palace of Skirmunts in Molodovo

Molodovo is a small agricultural town in the Brest region, where the old church and the Skirmuntov chapel are worth highlighting. There could have been much more sights, but history decreed otherwise. Back in the early 20s...
Tomb of Protasevichi Forgive me

Tomb of the Protaseviches in the village of Forgiveness

If you are wondering "Is it possible to restore the ruins?", Then go to the village of Prosti, Nesvizh region. Here, in 2016, the reconstruction of the tomb of the Protaseviches, which had been abandoned for many years, was completed. The history of this village is closely connected with the neighboring...
Church of St. Casimir Vselyub

All-Lubsky Church of St. Casimir and the Tomb of the O'Rourkovs

The oldest church in Belarus is located in the village of Vselyub, Grodno region. It was built in the first half of the 15th century, probably before 1433. During its long history, it has changed names, denominations and appearance. Today the church of St. Casimir...
Tomb of Albrecht Zaborsky 1858 in Novogrudok

Tomb of Albrecht Zaborsky in Novogrudok

Novogrudok is one of the most interesting cities in Belarus. Sometimes it can even compete in popularity with Nesvizh and Mir. During the summer, hundreds of tourists come here every day. Of course, most to see the ruins of the Novogrudok castle. But...

Film stills of Priluk and Minsk in the film “Forest Reality” of 1926

"Forest Story" is in many ways a landmark film for our culture and history. This is the first Belarusian film officially released at the facilities of the future Belarusfilm company. Secondly...

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...

What kind of unusual tower was there in Pryluky?

In old photographs and a drawing by Napoleon Orda, not only the Czapski Palace attracts attention, but also an unusual tower, somewhat reminiscent of a minaret. There was a four-tiered tower on the right...

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