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Address: Strada Mitropoliei 35, Sibiu, Romania
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Description: This is the second largest Orthodox Cathedral in Romania.
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Beautiful recent church

Church is not old but will be the coming centuries. And it is if you go back in time. Excessive decorations. We were there during the mess. One in a lifetime experience!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Church is not old but will be the coming centuries. And it is if you go back in time. Excessive decorations. We were there during the mess. One in a lifetime experience!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

You will find far more beautiful Orthodox churches in the surrounding villages which are much older too, my favorite was the interior of the church in the village of Sibiel not far from Sibiu. This Cathedral was okay. If you want to see an altar with a real wow factor that will most certainly leave you in awe go to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

First off, its free, they do not charge to enter and all they require is that you be respectful of the premises. Next, its beautiful, the dome and pillars all let in the natural sunlight which highlights the artwork and stain glass. They are seating areas on the perimeter inside the church so you can sit and simply take your... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Holy Trinity Cathedral, Sibiu, dedicated to the Holy Trinity is an Orthodox church built between 1902-1906 in the city of Sibiu, on the site of a Greek church that served 1797-1799 as cathedral until then. It was founded by Bishop John Meţianu architects and engineers built after plans Virgil Nagy and Joseph Kammer in Budapest.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

One of the biggest churches in Sibiu.Impressive,with a big dome and two high,slender bell towers.Built in early 1900's.

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The church is definitely wort visiting - beautiful frescoes and icons. Apparently one of the biggest churches in Romania.

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bucharest
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

the church is great, the pictures are fresh and fine, the all place is very organized, very clean, the church shop have many religious think that in other places you can't find

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Incredibly beautiful Cathedral, every inch of wall & ceiling painted with exquisite religious imagery. We were lucky enough to catch an evening service which was truly magical

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

One of the biggest cathedral in the area. Maybe not so characteristic architecture for this city, but it worst a visit. Enjoy!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The church only dates from the beginning of the 20th century but is worth a visit, especially after the Catholic and Evangelical churches, because it is so different inside!

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