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Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)

Strada Stavropoleos, Bucharest, Romania
313-47-47
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Ranked #4 of 110 Attractions in Bucharest
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites
Description: Built in 1724, this beautiful church is one of Bucharest's oldest.
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Bucharest, Romania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Greek old church is a piece of art and a page of history, has an incredible architecture,ans transmits such a positive energy, really love it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

Lovely icons, beautiful church in the midst of the city. Informative nuns on hand to talk about the interior.

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Chesterfield, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Very pretty church and grounds in the city. Good for a quick stop to admire the details of the church. Photos are OK just no flash!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This church is one of the most beautiful places in the Old City and one of the oldest, too. It's been featured in numerous music videos and other local productions but the nuns and the caretaker are always reluctant to allow acces when it comes to photos or videos, as this is still a holy place. Discretion is recomended.

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Bucharest, Romania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

a verry peacefull place, enjoy...a place wher you can listen religious choir songs, you can pray, you can sit in the garden , far away from the noises of Bucharest.....no photos allowed

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Boekarest
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Behind the National History Museum on Calea Victoriei, a small architectural gem. Wonderful stone carved columns at the porch and perfectly proportioned church building. The small cloister on the side of the church is out-of-this-world!

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Bucharest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stavropoleos Monastery is an island of silence in Bucharest old city center, a place where the art and the spirituality are closely linked. Take time and spend some time in the cloister courtyard.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It is located in the historic center of Bucharest and worth seeing neapaat during religious services. They have one of the best choirs in the world.

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bucharest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

An old church and exceptional architectural piece of art, it is easy accessible in the downtown, on a little street from the old town. Look after it when you are in Bucharest!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you are in to churches then this is for you other wise it will take 5 mins to see. Make sure you do not use flash photography (Switch your flash off) on the inside as the care taker does not like it

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