A unique temple of the XIV century restored in Veliky Novgorod

Veliky Novgorod. March 6. INTERFAX – the restoration of the temple of the XIV century in Veliky Novgorod allocated 127 million rubles, the press center of the Novgorod region.

It is expected that restoration works in the Church of the Annunciation in the Ryurik ancient settlement will be directed 122 million from the International Bank for reconstruction and development. Another 5 million rubles will allocate the Novgorod state Museum-reserve. The money will be spent on landscaping around the Church and the creation in it of a Museum exhibition.

During the renovations in the Church will be held a full complex of scientific research with the preservation of preserved buildings. Part of the monument will be closed from the weather by a glass dome.

The repair work is expected to be completed in 2018.

In the XII century on the Bank of the Volkhov river was built the Church of the Annunciation. After the building became dilapidated, it was dismantled, and in the XIV century on this place was built a new Church.

During the great Patriotic war, the monument received significant damage.