Dzerzhinsky is named in honour of Feliks Dzerzhinsky - the leader of the feared Soviet secret police. The real reason for visiting Dzerzhinsky is to see the Nikolo-Ugreshsky Monastery, which is a real gem in an otherwise rather typical commuter city. It can easily be visited from Moscow.
Top recommendations in Dzerzhinsky
Visit the beautiful Nikolo-Ugreshsky Monastery.