Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, also known as the Kiev monastery of the caves, is a historic Eastern Orthodox Christian monastery in Kiev. It consists of a number of buildings on a hill overlooking the Dnieper river. The monastery was initially built in the 11th century and restored a number of times over the centuries. It has been a UNESCO world heritage site since 1990.
01 Great Lavra bell tower 02 Great Lavra bell tower 03 Cathedral of the dormition 04 Cathedral of the dormition 05 Church of all saints
06 Cathedral of the dormition 07 Cathedral of the dormition golden spires 08 Refectory church 09 Cathedral of the dormition
10 Kiev Monastery of the caves 11 Refectory church dome 12 Cathedral of the dormition facade 13 Cathedral of the dormition facade
14 Golden spires and crosses 15 Golden crosses 16 Great Lavra bell tower 17 Refectory church 18 Wall fragment
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