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Address: Isaakiyevskaya Sq., 4, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
Phone Number: 7-812-315-97-32
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Thu - Tue 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Description: This gold-domed, ornate, 19th-century cathedral is the third largest domed...
This gold-domed, ornate, 19th-century cathedral is the third largest domed cathedral in the world, and offers visitors a 300-step climb to a spectacular view of the city.
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This church may be simple from the outside, but the inside is gorgeous. Make this church a priority stop on your visit to St. Petersburg

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This church may be simple from the outside, but the inside is gorgeous. Make this church a priority stop on your visit to St. Petersburg

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This was my first introduction to a Russian Orthodox Church. One is immediately in awe of the height of the dome, and the naturally illuminated dove at its apex. The iconostasis, explained to us by our knowledgable guide, is the centrepiece, fringed by six amazing malachite columns, and two smaller lazurite columns. In all, were were quite overcome by the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

only visited the Square. Did not go inside the cathedral. But the area is nice for a walk. well worth a visit

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

St Isaac is one of the principal attractions of the city, and well worth a visit. The location makes it easy to fit into visits to other nearby sights.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Maybe because there is so much to see in St Petersburg that this felt a bit like just another cathedral. It was interesting to visit but if tight for time I think you could safely give this one a miss.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

One of the most impressive landmarks in St. Petersburg! Beautiful gold plated dome visible for miles. Enjoy the amazing iconostasis (chapel) . When visiting, be sure to stand in the center of the cathedral, under the dome and take a picture of the dove.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Brilliant, we got in free as it was st pertersburg day and they had a large service on. Amazing to see such a different service, the architecture was also stunning

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I chose to spend my time walking around and admiring the beautiful building from the outside. Such a magnificent building

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

It is the first place in the city must be visited.The architecture,statues,paintings and other decorations are amazing.It is located in neighborhood of the famous Astoria hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

This cathedral blew me away. The combination of colours in the church, combined with all the precious stones used for the interior of this cathedral is out of this world. A must see in St Petersburg!!

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Address: Isaakiyevskaya Sq., 4, St. Petersburg 190000, Russia
Phone Number: 7-812-315-97-32
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  St. Petersburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:30 pm

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