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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 Church of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

Very beautiful temple which survived in the era of communism. St. Vladimir's Cathedral was one of the few active temples in the city in the period of Communist ideology. Cathedral... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Kiev, Ukraine

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Very beautiful temple which survived in the era of communism. St. Vladimir's Cathedral was one of the few active temples in the city in the period of Communist ideology. Cathedral of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyiv Patriarchate is not only one of the most majestic temples in the world, built in the XIX century, but also a monument to the outstanding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

When I visited the cathedral there was a wedding in progress so I decided to come back again to take photos of the interior another day. There is a charge of 50 grivnas (about $2) for this. There is no charge for admission. The interior art work is beautiful. There are also the bodies of two saints preserved in the... More 

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Las Vegas Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I walked from the main square to this Cathedral. About 4 blocks north of the main street. Very beautiful inside and out. Small fee for photography inside.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

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

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