Thursday, July 9, 2009
Kizhi Island i one of over 1650 islands of lake Onega,in the Karelia Republic in Russia. Located approximately 300 km from ST. Petersburg, Onega Lake is the second Largest lake in Europe after lake Landoga Kizhi is one the largest open air museums in Russia, features a beautifull ensemble of 83 wooden structures,most of which date back to the 16th.
The kizhi outdoor museum allows visitors to experience the ancient culture and crafts of the Russia North. it is open to the public from may 25 to October 15 from 9.00 AM. to 8.00 PM. For