The Ostroh Castle from above

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The Ostroh Castle, Rivne Oblast, Ukraine, photo 1

Ostroh, first mentioned in 1100, is a town with a population of about 15 thousand people located in the south of Rivne Oblast. The main attraction of the town is its old castle located on the top of the hill.

In the 14th-16th centuries, this was the ancestral nest of the Ostrogski family – one of the greatest Polish-Ruthenian families of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. The Ostroh Castle on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

Over the centuries, the castle was repeatedly rebuilt. Today, the ensemble of
Source: ukraine travel blog  

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