State historical-architectural, landscape and natural museum-preserve «Izborsk»
26 May 2016

On May 23, 2016 earth from the Church on the Blood in Ekaterinburg which was built on the site of execution by Bolsheviks of Nicholas II and several members of his family was brought to Izborsk. Also, earth from the Mine shaft in Alapaevsk where Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna together with five of her royal relatives and Sister Barbara were killed was brought to Izborsk. This earth was laid at the foot of the Holy Hill. 
The earth was sent to Izborsk by Natalia Leontievna Stukova, the secretary of the Commission on Canonization of Saints of Ekaterinburg Metropolia.
All in all earth from over 500 historical places has been brought to the foot of the Holy Hill.

Результаты независимой оценки качества оказания услуг организациями социальной сферы