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Belarus' capital and largest city offers over a dozen museums, several notable churches, well-known theaters, and nice parks.

Minsk is the capital and largest city of Belarus, situated on the Svislach and Nyamiha rivers. It is the administrative center of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). As the national capital, Minsk has a special administrative status in Belarus and is the administrative center of Minsk Region (voblast) and Minsk raion (district). The earliest historical references to Minsk date to the 11C, when it was noted as a provincial city within the principality of Polotsk. Its attractions include Church of Saints Simon and Helena, Maksim Gorky Theather, National Opera and Ballet of Belarus, Island of Tears, and more.
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  • Theatre in Minsk
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  • Yanka Kupala Park, Minsk
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  • St Elisabeth Convent, Minsk
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  • Dýr á safninu / Animal at the Museum
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