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Church of St. Theresa

Ausros Vartu st. 12, Vilnius, Lithuania
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Ranked #14 of 98 Attractions in Vilnius
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

While it doesn't look like much on the outside, this rose-colored chapel is well worth a visit. Just around the corner from the Gates of Dawn, the ornate interior is guaranteed to make your jaw drop. The church is typically open from 7-7.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I specially liked the paintings in the entrance corridor. The church inside is quite nice. It is like a surprise inside the building

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

A fine example of baroque architecture. This church is right beside the Gates of Dawn, there is a side entrance which links the two. It is open from 7am-7pm. It is highly decorated inside with golds and pinks and beautifully painted walls and ceilings. There is a particularly elaborate high altar. All the decoration makes it appear rather dark inside.... More

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Poznan, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Holy Mass in Polish language at 17:30 in Saturday is very helpful for tourists. Nice to hear old Eastern-Polish pronunciation and see traditional behaivour - kneelind during whole Eucharistic Prayer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This church is a must see. It is beautiful inside and out. There is a huge pip organ in the loft and during the summer they have concerts inside.

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Tortona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The Church of St. Theresa in Vilnius is a beautiful example of baroque style straight in the center of the city, do not be fooled by the outside it may seem like it really a normal church, but inside is beautiful, what is most striking are the beautiful frescoes and the numerous works of art. A visit here is more... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Really nice church with a very rich interior, many old paintings, sculptures etc. which give an authentic impression about the many masterpieces in this town! Don't miss it!

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Franklin, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Did not have a chance to see the inside of this cathedral but the outside was quite lovely in design. It sits on a historical street near several other churches and the Gates of Dawn. Worth a walk through.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Is one of the most Excellent early Baroque monuments in Vilnius. The church was built in 1633-50 under the patrone of the Vice Chancellor of the Gran Duchy Stephen Pac. Expensive materials such as Swedish sandstone,granite and marble were used for construction. In 1763-65 church interior was decorated with sculptures.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I'm surprised this one didn't appear in any of the tourist listings because it was probably #3 of all the churches I visited in Vilnius. Very dark, but beautiful and colorful inside.

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