White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal

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White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
UNESCO World Heritage Site
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LocationVladimir Oblast, Russia
Includes
CriteriaCultural: (i), (ii), (iv)
Reference633
Inscription1992 (16th Session)
Coordinates56°09′N 40°25′E / 56.150°N 40.417°E / 56.150; 40.417Coordinates: 56°09′N 40°25′E / 56.150°N 40.417°E / 56.150; 40.417
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal is located in European Russia
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
Location of White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal in European Russia
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal is located in Russia
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal (Russia)

The White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal in Russian Federation have been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The patrimony embraces eight medieval limestone monuments of Zalesye from the late 12th and early 13th centuries. They include Russian Orthodox churches and monastery, as well as a castle and gate:

This World Heritage Site does not include, for reasons unknown, several closely related white monuments of Zalesye: