Nizhny Novgorod Governorate
| Nizhny Novgorod Governorate|
|Governorate of Russian Empire|
Coat of arms
Map of Nizhny Novgorod Governorate.
Nizhny Novgorod Governorate (Russian: Нижегородская губерния, Nizhegorodskaya guberniya), was an administrative division (a guberniya) of the Russian Empire, which existed from 1714 to 1929. Its administrative center was in the city of Nizhny Novgorod.