Nizhny Novgorod Governorate

Nizhny Novgorod Governorate
Нижегородская губерния
Governorate of Russian Empire

Coat of arms

Map of Nizhny Novgorod Governorate.
Capital Nizhny Novgorod
  Established 1796
  Disestablished 1929

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.

Coordinates: 56°19′37″N 44°00′27″E / 56.3269°N 44.0075°E / 56.3269; 44.0075

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