Ryazan is a city in central European Russia, and is capital of Ryazan’ Oblast. Ryazan is located on the Oka River. The city is an industrial and transportation center. Manufacturers include agricultural machinery, chemicals, and clothing. Ryazan was originally founded in the 11th century, downstream from its present site.
The Ryazan area is the home to several famous Russians. Poet Sergei Esenin was born in nearby Konstantinovo and lived there most of his life. One can still visit his home.
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Ryazan Kremlin, Pavlov Museum, Architectural Museum, Art Museum, Drama Theater, Pyaniy Park, Children’s Circus are the famous attraction for tourist of Ryazan.