Pkov is also one of the most
ancient Russian cities which is known since 903 A.D. It became the part of
Russia and one of its cultural centers in 1348. During 13-17th centuries it
served as a strong fortress on the western frontier. Nowadays its an important
cultural, commercial and industrial Russian city.
There are more than 100
architectural monuments preserved in Pskov, most of which are ancient. The most
important and interesting is probably the Kremlin which has witnessed Russian
history since the very ancient times.