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Russisch-Orthodoxe Kirche (auch : Griechische Kapelle)

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Address: Neroberg, Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany
Description: This impressive 19th-century Russian Orthodox church was built for the...
This impressive 19th-century Russian Orthodox church was built for the niece of a Russian czar who died at the age of 19.
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One of my favorite places to visit in Wiesbaden

For over 30 years, in two different tours in Wiesbaden, I've admired the 'Church of the Golden Domes'. Surrounded by a wooded park, and near the city's outdoor swimming pool, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
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Harker Heights, Texas
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Harker Heights, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

For over 30 years, in two different tours in Wiesbaden, I've admired the 'Church of the Golden Domes'. Surrounded by a wooded park, and near the city's outdoor swimming pool, the church is as magnificent to visit up close as it is to admire from miles away.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The ornate interior of this church is spectacular. The silence and the lighting add to the overall beauty of this interior. The way the tomb is presented under the clear dome above is just breath taking.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Bottom line, admire it from afar...don't pay to go inside. Here's why. I've lived in Wiesbaden for almost 3 years and walked by this church several times without going in. I had heard that this church is really beautiful on the inside and worth a visit so I finally decided to check it out and just wasn't impressed. Call me... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Ok, I might put it into a nice-to-visit list, but it's not that big of an attraction in the local area. Plan a three-hour trip to Neroberg itself. Take the tram up. Walk around the area on top of the hill. There are a couple of memorials on Neroberg, and then walk down 300 ft to the kirche. The trail... More 

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Gorgeous gold-topped Russian church located in the Neroberg area. If you take the little Thermine train, this is a stop on the route. You can go in the church for one Euro, but it's only open certain hours. The view of the city of Wiesbaden from here is amazing!

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Enfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is set in woods on the Neroberg above Weisbaden. It is lovely to see but has an entrance charge to see inside. It has lots of benches on which to take a breather before going back up the hill to the funicular.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

This church is beautiful. There is an old graveyard here also. This church is not in downtown Wiesbaden, be prepared to take a train or drive. It's totally worth a visit!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

The church is absolutely stunning, with its golden spires. It overlooks the city of Wiesbaden and would be a beautiful place to watch fireworks. The drive is a little steep and wind-y, but it's definitely worth going to.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Up on the hill overlooking Wiesbaden and the Rhine valley this orthodox church is a marvel in gold and beautiful paintings, center of the Russian communitry since centuries, since the Russian Csar came here for spa treatments with his entourage. Religous services and otherwise worth seeing

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This is one of the top ten Old churches to visit in Germany. We really enjoyed the Germany coupe that took us around and explained the history. You could really spend a few hours viewing the amazing details. This is a great afternoon spot after a nice meal on the city plaza. It was raining so too spend a few... More 

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