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Church of the Holy Mother of God (Skaisciausios Dievo Motinos Cerkve)

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Maironio g. 12, Vilnius 01124, Lithuania
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

do make a visit to this church if you really want to see the beautiful of the churches in Vilnius,Lithuania, It just looks as beautiful as it was always, peaceful & another holy place

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

This large church stands grand with its interesting round rooftops. It looks impressive on the banks of the river but inside a little plainer compared to its neighbours. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

06 July, 2017. I was walking all around the Old Town of Vilnius, and came across this rather imposing structure which looked like an Orthodox Church (and indeed, was one). This is close to the artist's area of Uzupis, and the Bernardine and St. Anne...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 28, 2017

Church (Cathedral, to be exact) of the Holy Mother of God baffles many visitors who are used to typical orthodox churches crowned with familiar „onion“ domes. This one is very different, it is the oldest orthodox church in Lithuania, built in 14th century and still...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

The old and beautiful Church of the Holy Mother of God (14th century), located in the Old Town on the bank of Vilnius, near the Bernardine complex and the bridge to Uzupis, functions as the city’s Russian Orthodox Cathedral. It features a partial Neo-Byzantine design...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 4, 2017

Most of the major monuments of Old Vilnius are churches, with this one being no exception. This one is especially large and monumental, with towering walls of white. It's blockish shape makes it look rather like a castle but it does have some rounded domes...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 8, 2017

If you stay at Mabre Residence in Vilnius, you wont miss this church. It is located opposite of this property ( which is on the east side of Vilnius city center)

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

I loved this part of town. Make sure to get a pic of the church from the bridge towards Uzipus and include the little mermaid. That external image to me was the best part of it.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed December 22, 2016

Church of the Holy Mother of God is located at Maironio 12. It is a beautiful Russian Orthodox church well worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

This church is so different from all the others. As soon as I saw it, I thought it looked just like Bratislava Castle! It's not as impressive inside as some of the others, but still worth a stop.

Date of experience: August 2016
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