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Annunciation Cathedral

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Address: Karl Marx Square, 1, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Amazing cathedral

A little bit far of the center, in front of the river stands this beautiful cathedral, beautiful on from both the interior and the exterior point of view. A must see

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Rouba A
Beirut, Lebanon
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Beirut, Lebanon
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A little bit far of the center, in front of the river stands this beautiful cathedral, beautiful on from both the interior and the exterior point of view. A must see

Thank Rouba A
Panama City Beach, Florida
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This has to be the Biggest Church that I have seen. It is the most beautiful church that I have ever seen. I do recommend that, if you have a chance to visit, you must see this Church

Thank Gary32417
Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Fascinating architecture in Harkov. almost 15 minute by foot from nearby derzprom subway station but still Kiev is best city most interesting city for see a lot of different cathedrals in my opinion.

Thank AkinTigli
Haifa, Israel
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191 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

It`s one of the bigger churches in Harkov and certainly one of the more beautiful , beeing able to see it from far away day and night , like from the small rooftop restaurant of Nemo hotel . By night it is very special being extremely nice iluminated .

Thank Andrei F
Kharkiv, Ukraine
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is a very large and very beautiful church. Besides, I was baptized in this church many years ago.

Thank divsurf
Beijing, China
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328 reviews
297 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Visited from 27 Oct-30 Oct 2013 in the RAIN! It's a big and grandiose cathedral in which preachers go to to pray. To get there from the centre(Sumskaya St.), you'd need to go down the stairs to the fountains, then go across the bridge. Because it's very big, you CAN'T MISS IT! Inside it's quite big like that of the... More 

Thank Liusi0820
Bath, United Kingdom
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605 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 746 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Again best viewed at night this is a very atmospheric and attractive cathedral. For me the only problem was how spectacularly unfriendly all the staff at the cathedral were ince you got inside which made for an unpleasant visiting experience.

4 Thank bathpair
Newport, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a beautiful Cathedral both inside and out. I was lucky enough to arrive during a service and the chanting, singing and incense gave me a truly spiritual experience even though I could not understand a single word. Visit - it is a sumptuous treat for your senses and soul whether you are devout or non-believer.

1 Thank BunnyPrincess
Kiev, Ukraine
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408 reviews
348 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This cathedral looks really beautiful, and the interior beauty far exceeds the exterior. But apparently no ones allowed to enjoy it. I was immediately approached by a man sitting in a chair after entering. He made a big fuss about my hat despite the fact that all the women were wearing shawls over their heads. Then he began yelling and... More 

3 Thank norgeva
Харьков, Украина
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

it has a long history, situated in the city centre and in the evening you must have seen it from the hill - the view is amazing

1 Thank tati780

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