A small historical reference
Geography: Yaroslavl - center of Yaroslavl region and Yaroslavl district, located on the east of the region, on both banks of the Volga River at the confluence of the river Kotorosl. Date of establishment - 1010. The first written mention - 1071. By the XVI century Yaroslavl - the second largest and third-city trade turnover in Russia.
Date of foundation: 1010
Population: 606 703
Sights: Metropolitan Chamber (XVII century), the Hospital church Tolga Monastery, home Vahrameeva, Peter and Paul Church in the estate Zatrapeznovyh, the church Friday, Gostiny Dvor (the beginning of XIX century), Semenov bridge, gazebo Nekrasov (1840), Demidov pillar (1829), Demidov School of Higher Sciences (1803) and has about 140 monuments of history.