About Goritsy

The Goritsky Monastery of Resurrection is a  Russian Orthodox convent  (female monastery) in the village of Goritsy, 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) north of the town of Kirillov, Kirillovsky District, Vologda oblast, Russia. As of 2011, it was one of the four acting monasteries and the only acting female monastery in Vologda Oblast