Murom is located in the southeast of the Vladimir
region. The city of Murom - a city of regional subordination of the
Vladimir Region - is located on the high left bank of the Oka River
on the border with the Nizhny Novgorod Region 290 km. from Moscow
and 130 km. from the regional center of Vladimir. The territory of
the city stretches along the left bank of the Oka River from north
to south for 8 km., The central part of the city from east to west
extends from the river for 5 km. In the south-west direction, the
length of the city reaches 12 km. From west to east through the
territory of the city are the main railway lines Moscow - Kazan.
Murom is one of the oldest Russian cities and the same age as
Russian statehood. There are a large number of architectural
monuments. Murom is worth a visit to plunge into the measured life
of a provincial town, the streets of which breathe a long history.
Murom is recognized as the birthplace of the epic warrior Ilya
Muromets. Monuments, expositions and exhibitions are devoted to
heroic topics. Every year in Murom, the festival “Heroic expanse”.
Thousands of pilgrims annually visit Murom monasteries, the
oldest of which is over 900 years old. The Trinity Monastery keeps
the relics of St. Peter and Fevronia, the patron saints of marriage
Murom Museum of History and Art was opened in
1919. It is located in the house of Zvorykin merchants, where
Vladimir Kozmich Zvorykin, the inventor of television, was born and
grew up. The museum has about 60 thousand exhibits. The collection
of arts and crafts is collected by the Murom artist, academician of
painting, student of I.Ye. Repin, Ivan Semenovich Kulikov.
Modern Murom can offer tourists all kinds of recreation: cultural,
active, educational. For athletes there are the Ice Palace
"Crystal", a tennis court, a football field with a professional
surface, sports complexes "Oka", "Energy" with swimming pools. For
moviegoers there is a 3D cinema "October". For walks with children,
parks named after the 50th anniversary of the Soviet power ("Fifty")
and Lenin ("Oksky") are perfect. In the New Year's holidays, as well
as in the summer on the Day of the City and the Day of Family, Love
and Loyalty, an interregional craft fair is held in the historic
Travel Destinations in Murom
Monasteries and churches
1 Annunciation Monastery (Благовещенский монастырь),
16. Krasnoarmeyskaya Str. 16. The monastery was founded in 1553, the
cathedral in 1664, the Gate Church of St. Stephen in 1716. 2
Resurrection female monastery, July lane., 1A. Resurrection (1658)
and Vvedensky churches, built in the middle of the XVII century at
the expense of Murom merchants living room hundreds of brothers
Cherkasov. 3 Spaso-Preobrazhensky male monastery, st. Lakina, 1.
Founded in the XI century, the cathedral of the XVI century, the
first records in the annals are dated 1096 year. 4 Holy Trinity
Convent, pl. Peasant, 3a. The monastery was founded in 1643, the
cathedral of 1642–1643, the gate church of Kazan in 1648, and the
tent bell tower in 1652. 5 Church of the Ascension (Ascension
Church), st. Moscow, 15A. Constructed 1729 6 Church of Guria,
Samona and Aviva, Karacharovskaya street. Built in 1845. An icon
with a particle of the relics of St. Elijah of Murom is kept in this
temple. 7 Church of Cosmas and Damian (Kozmodemyanskaya Church),
st. Quay. It was built in the period 1556-1565, erected on the spot
where Ivan the Terrible's tent stood during his march on Kazan. 8
Nikolo-Naberezhnaya Church, st. Plekhanov. First mentioned in 1566
under the name "Nikola-Wet", recreated in stone in the years
1700-1714. 9 Smolensk Church (Church of the Smolensk Icon of the
Mother of God), st. Mechnikov, 1. Constructed 1804 10 Sretenskaya
Church, st. Karl Marx, 55. Built in 1795 11 Trinity Church (Holy
Trinity Church), st. Krasin, 22 (md Karacharovo). Constructed 1828
12 Assumption Church (St. George), st. Krasnoarmeyskaya, 41A.
13 Shopping arcade. Built in 1816. Used as
intended until now - one of the best cafes in the city, meat rows.
14 Water Tower, st. Lenin. Built in 1864. Used for its intended
purpose - you can dial the tap water from the built-in faucet. 15
The building of the female gymnasium (Murom Pedcollege), st. Karl
Marx, 24. Construction 1896 16 The building of a real school
(school number 16), st. Lev Tolstoy, 40. Built in 1880. The sons of
Murom merchants studied here, some of them left their names in
various fields of science: I.D. Zvorykin ─ inventor of a high-speed
flax spinning machine, director of the Murom Slobodskaya flax
spinning mill; Doctor of Biological Sciences V.I. Zhadin; doctor,
psychologist N.K. Ryabinin; paleontologist, professor A.N. Ryabinin
and others. But the most famous student was VK. Zworykin, a global
scientist, "father of television." 17 The building of the
religious school (school number 12), st. Karl Marx, 23.
firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ + 7 (49234) 3-18-61. Built in 1883 Manor A.
Uvarov "Red Mountain", st. Kirov. Building XIX century. At the
moment, a military unit is located in the manor, and buildings can
only be viewed from the side of the river. 18 House Zvorykin, st.
May Day, 6. Construction of the XIX century. The house in which the
family lived and the inventor of television, Vladimir Kozmich
Zvorykin was born. Now the building houses the Murom Museum of Art
and History (see “What to do” section). 19 House Karatygin, st.
Timiryazev, 3. Building XIX century. former mansion of merchants
Karatygins. In 1875, it housed a real school. Currently the building
is abandoned. 20 City Duma building, st. Leo Tolstoy, 13.
Construction of the XIX century. Currently, the building houses one
of the buildings of the Murom branch of Vladimir State University.
21 Muromskaya Printing, st. Leo Tolstoy, 27. Construction 1918 Used
for its intended purpose. 22 House of Academician of Painting by
I.S. Kulikov Str. Sverdlov, 9. The building was built in the first
half of the XIX century. In 1899, rebuilt by the project of I.S.
Kulikova. A memorial plaque on the house: "From 1882 to 1941,
academician of painting I.S. Kulikov lived and worked in this
house". Until 2007, the house was located the museum of the artist.
1 Murom History and Art Museum (with art gallery),
st. May Day, 4 and 6. To get a closer look at the history of Murom,
it is necessary to visit the historical and art museum, which
occupies several buildings that are the objects of the cultural
heritage of Murom. One of them is the house of Zvorykin merchants,
in which the world-famous scientist, the “father of television”
Vladimir Kozmich Zvorykin was born and spent his childhood. At the
beginning of the museum stood the famous Murom artist, academician
of painting, student of I. Repin, Ivan Semenovich Kulikov. His
works, as well as the collection of arts and crafts collected by
him, were included in the funds of the museum. 2 Exhibition
Center, st. Moscow, 13. email@example.com ☎ +7 (49234) 3-62-34. In
Russia, it is quite unusual for a district center to have an art
gallery. In this case, the collection was based on the collection of
archaeologist Alexei Uvarov from his estate in Karacharov, which
includes works of Russian (XVIII and XIX century) and Western
European (in a small amount) art. 3 House of Folk Art, st.
Lakina, d.2a. firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ +7 (49234) 36149. The House of
Folk Art is located in a two-storey building, which has a concert
hall, the Murom Gornitsa exhibition hall, a museum room of Russian
life, equipped workshops: Folk costume, "Clay toy", "Murom
majolica", "Murom Yuft", exhibition salon with the right of sale, a
large landscaped yard. 4 Hotel complex "Usadba", Vladimir region,
Murom district, Dmitrievka village. email@example.com ☎ 8 (905) 616
28 90; 8 (905) 619 38 04; 8 (49234) 7 34 84. In addition to just a
hotel, there is also a variety of entertainment, for example, a
beach with a slide, springboard, bungee, in winter an ice slide, a
skating rink, snowmobiles, a sledge. There are domestic and wild
animals (cows, chickens, sheep, pigs, turkeys, goats, geese, horses,
ponies, camels, yaks, foxes and two raccoons), a large arena of
150x60 meters for the rental of horses. Horse riding in the woods
and fields, as well as paintball are arranged. There is a small
museum. 5 Monument to Peter and Fevronia (on Trinity Square, in
front of the monastery). Peter and Fevronia are considered patrons
of the family and marriage. It is believed that if you rub the nose
of a bunny near Fevronia, it will be fulfilled. July 8, Russia
celebrates the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity, and in Murom on
this day an interregional festival “The Rook of Family Happiness” is
held with a concert of Russian pop stars on the embankment. 6
Palace of Culture. 1100th anniversary of Murom, st. Lev Tolstoy, 23.
firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ 8 (49234) 3-63-73. Built in 1962 under the
direction of N.A. Bespalova (architect. NP Kurennoy). Differs unique
architecture, acoustics. The interiors are comparable to the finish
of the Bolshoi Theater. 7 Einsteinarium (Museum of Entertaining
Sciences), Kooperativnaya str., 7a (based on school number 8). The
museum consists of several interactive exhibits. Unlike the usual
museum, everything is possible here and even needs to be touched.
The task of each exhibit is to explain that physics, mathematics,
biology and chemistry are not boring school subjects, but
fascinating areas of human activity.
23 Steam train of the Ilya Muromets armored train,
Vladimirskoye shosse. 24 Monument to Ilya of Murom. The monument
of the sculptor V.M. Klykov and architect N.A. Bespalova was
installed in 1999 in the city park them. IN AND. Lenin on the high
bank of the Oka. 25 Monument to Murom roll, ul. Lenin.
Installed near the city market on the initiative of the entrepreneur
I. Zinoviev in 2012. Ceramic roll weighs 100 kg and is heated
throughout the year. 26 Monument to N.F. Gastello, Railway
Station Square. The monument "In honor of the 40th anniversary of
the immortal feat of captain NF Gastello" was installed in 1964.
27 Locomotive L-2248 on a pedestal, Privokzalnaya Square. Made in
1953 at the Kolomna Locomotive Plant them. Kuibyshev. A legendary
black locomotive with bright red accents was installed on the walls
of the railway station in 2002 for the 140th anniversary of the
Belarusian Railways and the 55th anniversary of the Murom branch.
28 "The Book of Honor", Victory Square. The architectural
composition in the form of heavy metal sheets with the embossed
names of 15 thousand Muromans who went to the front during the
Second World War, was opened in 2015 to the 70th anniversary of the
Victory. 29 Monument V.K. Zvorykin, st. May Day, 4. The monument
to the inventor of television, who was born and raised in Murom, was
installed in 2013 on the initiative of the staff of the Murom
History and Art Museum. Sculptor PN Chaps. 30 Floor cemetery,
occupies a block between Voikov, Surikov, Kovrovskaya and
Chernyshevskogo streets .. The old cemetery (1771-1960s) with the
graves of the XIX century, including merchant families Zvorykin,
Gad, Suzdaltsev and so on.
Murom is mentioned in the initial chronicle of the
Russian state “The Tale of Bygone Years” in 862, together with
Novgorod, Polotsk, Rostov, and Belozersk. In 2012, Murom was 1150
years old. The city took its name from the ancient (I-II millennium
AD) of the Volga-Finnish people of Murom. Most likely, the word
"Murom" comes from a common term for many Finno-Ugric peoples,
meaning "high place, mountain, near water", characteristic of the
topography of the present city.
Murom has a huge cultural and
historical potential. It was here that the son of Prince Vladimir of
Kiev, Gleb, was sent, who began the Christianization of the Murom
land. Muromlyane carried out raids of Mongol-Tatars and fought
bravely on the field of Kulikov, participated in the conquest of
Kazan by Ivan the Terrible. Murom monasteries, icons and
wonderworkers were famous throughout Russia, attracted royal people.
Peter I, Catherine II, Pavel I, Nikolay I and the heir Alexander
Nikolaevich visited Murom.
In the XVII - XIX centuries, Murom
was a rich merchant city with major fairs and active trade. The
heyday of the city in the XIX century is associated with the name of
the mayor A.V. Yermakov, who set up one of the first water pipelines
in Russia, conducted a telegraph, tiled the streets, built a city
How to get there By plane There is no air communication
with the city. There is a helipad and the like of the airport
(runway in the field) with the possibility of landing small-sized
By train Murom is a large railway junction. The
first railway with a length of 108 kilometers connected the city
with Kovrov in 1880. Long-distance trains connect the city with
Moscow, St. Petersburg and the east of the country. Commuter trains
run in three directions - to Kovrov, Arzamas (including express
train to Nizhny Novgorod through Arzamas) and to Vekovka station.
Trains from Kazan, Cheboksary, Izhevsk, Omsk, Barnaul, Novosibirsk,
Novokuznetsk, Tynda and other cities also pass through Murom.
From Moscow: from the Kazan station. Travel time is about 5
From St. Petersburg: from the Moscow railway station
there is a train in the direction of Kazan. Travel time is about 15
By car From Moscow: optimally - on the M7
through Vladimir (go through the city center). Further along the
highway P72. The bypass road around Vladimir on the south side is
strongly discouraged due to constant traffic jams and repairs of
numerous bridges. You can lose up to 1.5 hours. More interesting -
through Tumu-Kasimov-Melenki on the highway P105 and P125. The
distance is about the same, but in winter the M7 (Ural) is safer and
By bus From Moscow to Murom, there are
bus routes from the Schelkovskogo bus station. There is a bus
service to Vladimir, Nizhny Novgorod and Ryazan. A very popular
option is with a transfer in Vladimir: not far from the Kursk
railway station (~ 400 m), buses run almost every 30 minutes to
Vladimir. And from Vladimir there are many buses and minibuses going
2 Bus station. ☎ 8 (49234) 3-24-65.
ship There is such an opportunity. Flights around the Moscow
Around the World are not frequent, but there are still times a week.
There is news of the voyages of ships from Nizhny Novgorod. These
flights are tourist only and are often canceled in case of low water
levels in Oka. The usual passenger high-speed traffic on the river
existed during the USSR, and now it is an endangered mode of
3 Port of Murom. ☎ (49234) 2-24-35.
Transport around Murom The main form of public transport are
buses. The fare for 2017 is 18 rubles. Taxi prices are quite
affordable: 80-150 rubles. depending on the destination.
Hotel "Kremlin", st. Dzerzhinsky, 25. ☎ 8 (49234) 4-16-58. from
1000 to 3500 rubles. Grocery store, guarded parking, car wash
(around the clock), beer. Hotel "Lada", st. Moskovskaya 43.
email@example.com ☎ +7 (49234) 3-11-71; +7 (49234) 2-14-01; +7
(49234) 2-11-80. from 2500 to 5200 rub. Guarded parking, a
restaurant, in the lobby a photo exhibition dedicated to famous
guests. Hotel "Rus", st. Moscow, 87. firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ 8
(49234) 4-06-42. Double room: from 2200 rubles (2011). Parking,
pharmacy, grocery stores, snack bar. Hotel "Three Sosny",
Melenkovskoe Highway, 11. ☎ +7 (49234) 6-30-38, 6-00-77. Designed
mainly for truckers. Forpost Hotel, Radiozavodskoye Highway, 4.
email@example.com ☎ +7 (49234) 3-12-40. 1600 - 3000 rub. Guarded
parking, car wash, car maintenance. Hotel complex "Murom estate",
st. Priokskaya, 77 (m / r Karacharovo). ☎ +7 (49234) 7-54-57. Double
room: 4000 rub (2009). Health complex "Svyatogor",
Krasnogvardeysky lane., 3. ☎ +7 (49234) 9-18-87, (920) 914-7771.
Double room: 2500 rub (2011). Pilgrimage Center of the
Transfiguration Monastery, st. Lakina, 1. ☎ +7 (49234) 3-14-76.
Hostel: 100 rubles per person (2011), there are private rooms.
Restaurant and hotel complex "Rioni", p. Kovarditsy, st. Pine
Forest, 1a. ☎ 8 (49234) 5-34-62. 2000-5000 rub. A small country
hotel with a restaurant. Luxurious interiors, scenic views.
Expensive. Hotel "Bathsheba", st. October, 2A (Not far from the
Savior Transfiguration Monastery). firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ 8
(492-34) 3-10-07. 2400-4800₽.
There are a lot of cafes, pizzerias and restaurants in the city,
where you can eat for relatively little money. Practically in all -
1 Cafe "Barin", pl. 1100th anniversary of the
city of Muroma (in the building of the Shopping Rows). Works in the
"dining room" mode from 10:00 to 15:00 from Monday to Friday.
Banquet hall (by pre-order) daily from 15:00 to 24:00 hours. about
130-170 rubles for a hearty lunch .. Located in a historic building.
The interior is decorated in the Russian style (many attributes of
merchant life), wooden furniture, summer terrace. There are TVs,
ventilation, heat gun, toilets, wardrobe. One of the most popular
places for lunch breaks. 2 Cafe "Vityaz", st. Soviet, 10 (in the
shopping center "Vityaz"). ☎ +7 (49234) 99-9-99 +7 (920) 915-4444.
24 hours. Fixed menu, set meals, European and Japanese cuisine. An
ideal place to eat at any time of the day. Access to the shopping
center closes at 19:30. 3 Cafe "Captain Hook" (beer + cafe
"Hunting"), pl. Revolutions, 1. ☎ +7 (49234) 9-98-64. This building
had previously been a city prison, so a small piece of history was
left in the interior: a punishment cell was restored in the hall.
Beer "Captain Hook" in the pirate style, the interior used original
accessories in the form of a steering wheel, anchor, oak tables. The
interior of the cafe "Hunting" is made in the style of an old castle
- cobbled walls, wooden beams, torches, stuffed animals, a
fireplace. On the 2nd floor there is a billiard room and a banquet
room. 4 Cafe "Tavern Sirin", st. Moscow, 14. ☎ +7 (49234)
2-07-19. Located in the historic center of the city, in a
semi-basement. Jun 2015 edit 5 Cafe "Haruka Khan", st. Lenin, 17.
☎ +7 (49234) 3-16-57. Sun-Fri: 10:00 - 23:00 Fri-Sat: 10:00 - 24:00.
Located in the historic center of the city, in a semi-basement.
Specializes in Japanese cuisine. 6 Coffee Shop "Amur", st.
Moscow, 19. email@example.com ☎ +7 (49234) 77-0-23; 8 (910)
098-54-48. A small cozy room in the basement. According to visitors,
they brew the best coffee in the city, but you can eat. An
interesting menu of hot dishes. 7 Pizzeria "Sorrento", st. Lenin,
17. ☎ +7 (49234) 7-76-76; 8-904-656-31-31. Sun-Fri: 10:00 - 23:00
Fri-Sat: 10:00 - 00:00. Located in the historic center of the city.
Network pizzeria with an unusual two-level interior. 8 Pizzeria
"Tashir Pizza", ul.Kulikova, d. 7a (TC "Zephyr in marmalade"). ☎
8-800-200-59-10. Network pizzeria with a choice of hot dishes and
snacks. 9 Restaurant "Bathsheba", Oktyabrskaya str., 2A (hotel).
firstname.lastname@example.org ☎ +7 (492-34) 3-12-34. Elegant restaurant
with a banquet hall. There are set meals. 10 Restaurant "Noble
Club", st. Lenin, 24. ☎ +7 (49234) 3-18-34. The winner of the
competition "The best trading enterprises of Murom-2009" in the
nomination "The best catering enterprises". Near the entrance is a
monument to Murom roll, which is heated throughout the year. 11
Restaurant "Golden Taurus", st. Moscow, 92. ☎ +7 (49234) 2-22-43.
There is a dining room with a separate entrance. 12 Restaurant
"Empire", st. Vorovskogo, 24 (CSC "Empire"). Imperia.email@example.com ☎
+7 (49234) 7-74-34; 8 (930) 745-99-65. Thu from 10 am to 5 am Fri
and Sat, holidays from 10 am to 6 am Sun from 10 am to 4 am Located
in a reconstructed historic building, a former library. There is a
kids club with slot machines. club. Snack bar fast food TopBurger.
Bowling. 13 Eatery Barin, Radiozavodskoe highway, 3. ☎ +7 (49234)
9-17-11. In the “dining room” mode from 10:00 to 15:00 from Monday
to Friday. Banquet hall (by pre-order) daily from 15:00 to 24:00
hours. Dining PATP with fast service. Mostly local people here dine.
14 Cafe "Razgulay", Moscow street, 1. Opened on the site of the
dining room "Peasant Woman". Pathetic interior, varied menu.
However, a long service and prices do not match the quality.
Night life In the evening, young people gather in the historic
center of the city - on Moskovskaya St. and Square. 1100th
anniversary of the city of Murom.
1 TRK "Moscow",
Radiozavodskoe sh. 7a. ☎ 8 (49234) 3-38-62, 8-920-933-37-36. 2 CSC "Empire", st. Vorovskogo,
24. ☎ 8 (49234) 7-74-34, 8 (930) 745-99-65. Open on Thursdays from
22:00; - on Fridays, from 18:00 to 06:00; - on Saturdays, from 5 pm
to 6 am; - on Sundays, from 20:00 to 04:00;
Local souvenirs with Murom and heroic themes can
be found in the Under the Arches Art Salons (in the Art Gallery and
the Exhibition Center of the Museum). In the Vityaz shopping center
on the first floor, right at the entrance, there is a good shop with
1 TC "Vityaz", st. Soviet, 10. +7 (49234)
9-18-46. 9:00 - 20:00 A wide range of products of all categories on
three floors of three buildings, incl. grocery supermarket
"Kvartal"; ATMs; Parking until 20:00; Cafe 2 TC "Planet", st.
Soviet, 29 (intersection with ul.L.Tolstogo). 9:00 - 20:00 m-""
CenterObuv "," Gloria Jeans ", household goods and garden" Cozy
House ", furniture 3 TC "Tibor", st. Kulikova, 4. ☎ 8 (49234)
9-99-76 8 (49234) 9-99-86. Mon-Sun: 10:00 - 20:00. a wide range of
products of all categories, parking, ATMs,, children's leisure
center. 4 TC "Marmalade", st. Karl Marx, 75. ☎ 8 (49234) 3-34-40,
3-35-00. Mon - Sun: 9.00 - 21.00. a wide range of products of all
categories, incl. food supermarket "Pyaterochka", parking, ATMs,
cafe "RusBurger". 5 Hypermarket "Magnit", st. Kirova, 32. A
network hypermarket of products and household goods. Large parking,
ATM, pharmacy. 12 TC "Zephyr in Marmalade", st. Kulikova, 7a . ☎
8 (49234) 3-35-00, 3-34-40. Includes a supermarket "Magnet", a cafe
"Tashir Pizza", clothing stores and electronics. there is parking.
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