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About Yekaterinburg, Russia

Yekaterinburg is a city in Russia, east of the Ural Mountains. It’s known for the golden-domed Church on the Blood, built in the early 21st century on the site of the 1918 Romanov executions. The Monument to the Founders stands by the banks of the Iset River. Exhibits at the nearby Sverdlovsk Regional Local Lore Museum include the Hall of the Romanovs, with personal items that belonged to the last royal family.

  • Founded: November 18, 1723
  • City Day: 3rd Saturday of August
  • City status since: 1796
  • Weather: -1°C, Wind W at 16 km/h, 87% Humidity
  • Elevation: 237 m (778 ft)

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