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Explore the Ostromir Gospel

Explore the Ostromir Gospel — one of the Library's major highlights. The earliest surviving East Slavic dated book is freely available online. You can view the digitised copy of the manuscript made with great art and skill in the mid-11th century.


State Holiday on 1 July

All locations of the National Library of Russia is CLOSED in observance of the Voting Day on 1  JULY.

Please visit us another day.