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St. Volodymyr's Cathedral

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Address: 20 Shevchenko Boulevard, Kiev, Ukraine
Phone Number: 0442355385
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The main cathedral in Kyiv under Kyivan patriarchy - huge, impressive, in Byzantine style, decorated in the 19th century with paintings by Vasnetsov, Nesterov, Vrubel and other... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Kiev, Ukraine
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

The main cathedral in Kyiv under Kyivan patriarchy - huge, impressive, in Byzantine style, decorated in the 19th century with paintings by Vasnetsov, Nesterov, Vrubel and other prominent painters.

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Knoxville
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

This was our favorite Cathedral in Kiev because it didn't feel "touristy" like the others. It's a little further from the city center, but we walked all the way just for fun. Be sure to walk by the University Botanical Gardens across the street since you will be nearby.

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Baku, Azerbaijan
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Orthodox Church with Ukrainian language of sermons. Impressive frescos. The Church locates close to the Metro Station "Universytet".

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Kiev
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The most beautiful cathedral in Kiev. It is so harmonious - exterior, bright yellow walls, and interior, bright rich patterns, frescos, mosaic. Really impressive. You can visit it free of charge. But if you want to take some pictures (I am sure everyone wants) you have to pay.

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Kiev
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Being in Kyiv city center spend half an hour to visit St.Volodymer's Cathedral. It locates quite nice, looks very attractive and you'll have a possibility to make nice pictures for memories. It's one of the oldest churches in the city and one of the beautifl ones.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Beautiful and incredible. We did go on a Sunday morning, when services were in full swing. The cathedral, is not only beautiful, but also full of atmosphere. Fantastic!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Vrubel's fresco, it's need to be seen. easy to visit cathedral, in the downtown. nteresting object for people who is interested in history and art

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

A wonderful place. Really beautifully and peacefully. In a wonderful environnement. Go during offices. Lovely

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

you can enter any time you want (7am till 9 pm). you can see the beauty of Vasnetsov painting and feel the atmosphere.the cathedral is quite big and it feels that you are one and only your thoughts.

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Morgan Hill, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

What a gorgeous church and only two blocks from the Hilton. It is known for its lovely interior. Note that no one sits in a Russian Orthodox Church.

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Address: Address: 20 Shevchenko Boulevard, Kiev, Ukraine
Phone Number: 0442355385
Location: Europe  >  Ukraine  >  Kiev

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