Volokolamsk
& the District

Volokolamsk’s district situated at the West part of Moscow region is one of the prestigious and pristine areas full of natural beauty with forests, rivers and springs.

History of the City

Volokolamsk used to be “Volok Lamsky”, a name mentioned in the XII chronicles.

Some listed buildings of Old Russia has been luckily saved for our admiration and today Volokolamsk is a place to see with its Kremlin’s cathedrals, Pokrovskaya, Krestovozdvishenskaya, Petropavlovskaya and Chrestovozdvishenskaya churches. You may also visit extraordinary Rozhedstvo-Bogoroditskaya and Bogoslovskaya churches (XVI), lots of great manors (Razumovsky, Dolgorukie, Bezobrazovy, Ostashevo, Ostashevo, Petrovskoye-Cheredovo, Shakhovskie) and don’t forget to go to the famous Joseph-Volotsky abbey which was founded in XV.

Weather

Temperate continental climate prevails in Volokolamsk’s district. Winter is usually long and cold, summer is relatively warm.

Winter
-25°С
Spring
+10°С
Summer
+22°С
Autumn
+15°С

See the weather forecast for the next week

Culture

Volokolamsky district is a place of many historical sites such as local Kremlin and the Monastery of Joseph of Volokolamsk.

Volokolamsk Kremlin is a unique historical and cultural landmark situated at the city wall. The excibition tells of the district history since IV century BC.



Location

Moscow Raceway is situated near Sychyovo and Chismena villages.

Volokolamsk district main addresses:

Volokolamsk city hall

Address:

5 Revolutsionnaya street,
Volokolamsk

Phone:

7 (49636) 2-25-16

Sychovo town city hall

Address:

3 Shkolnaya street,
Sychovo town

Phone:

7 (49636) 7-42-24

Chismenskoye town
city hall

Address:

5a Community, Gryady village

Phone:

7 (49636) 6-61-23