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Address: Panfilov Park, Almaty 50010, Kazakhstan
Phone Number: 7-727-2730539
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historical church

This is a historical and beautiful church located in the center of the park. I suggest to visit the church if you have time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

This is a historical and beautiful church located in the center of the park. I suggest to visit the church if you have time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This wooden cathedral is strikingly colorful but looks like it needs a bit of work, The interior was closed during our Saturday visit. In early August it was surrounded by a rose garden.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Located in a beautiful city park that also included Kazakh war hero memorials and wonderful landscaping. It was a nice experience to see the mix of Russian and traditional Kazakh people mingling and feeding pigeons on the expansive open areas surrounding this wonderful cathedral.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Location in the middle of Panfilov Park, it is a must see. Although when up close you can see it needs some repairs etc, they don't show up in your photos. Inside is some equally amazing art. Note for women please over your head.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Worth to go. Easy to locate. It is located inside a park. Sunday morning and eventually we joined the Sunday morning assembly. Lovely.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Did you know that this is the second-largest wooden building in the world? Ain't that neat! It's a beautiful piece of Orthodox architecture smack-dab in the middle of Asia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This is a must see in Almaty. It is also in a park with a lot of other must-see items, so put this on your list. This 100 year old Russian Orthodox church is all wood and just beautiful. If there is a service going on inside while you walk in, it is tradition for a women to cover her... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Very interesting architecture. More than century old church. Survived multiple earthquakes and events. Great pal nearby. Beautiful icons inside. It is worth to attend the service with choir and priests.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We visited Zenkov Cathedral during an Orthodox Service and were fascinated by its atmosphere. A beautiful building within Panfilov Park to join Orthodox Believers. Wear reasonable cloths and women should cover their heads with a scarf.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

A yellow wooden cathedral with shining dome. It is surrounded by rose garden which makes this place even more beautiful. A nice place to take a stroll in the evening.

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Address: Panfilov Park, Almaty 50010, Kazakhstan
Phone Number: 7-727-2730539
Location: Asia  >  Kazakhstan  >  Almaty

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