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Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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Not On A Main Street, So Look For It!

This lovely church is not located on a main street, so you must walk a bit into the quarter to find... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
CJW913
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De Pere, Wisconsin
Gothic style

Very beautiful and gothic style church. Very eastern european in the design. Must visit if you re... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
avinash s
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Nyon, Switzerland
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Reviewed June 9, 2019

This attractive Catholic church is located on the other side of the road from the old City Hall building. Fairly standard design and similar to other Catholic churches around the world.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KGB777
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This lovely church is not located on a main street, so you must walk a bit into the quarter to find it. Built in the Baroque Style in the 18th century, it was consecrated in 1710 as a Jesuit house of worship. Following reconstruction between...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Very beautiful and gothic style church. Very eastern european in the design. Must visit if you re into the style of architecture. interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank avinash s
Reviewed March 7, 2018

This is a nice island which was covered in snow so the bridge used to access it was a bit slippery. The monument is very attractive

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

This church is bit unique because it is between two ordinary buildings. Near to the town hall and Holy Spirit Cathedral is just across the road. It is historical like everything in Minsk. The collection of statues and paintings are really thing to see. Worth...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

This is a delightful church located close to city hall, there are many high quality statues inside plus many good paintings, this is a must see sight when you are in Minsk

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

Stop by this historical Catholic church which resembles in architecture the Orthodox cathedral across the street. These two buildings remind contemporary visitors and urban dwellers of Minsk about remarkable religious tolerance which existed in Belarus through out the centuries.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ju B
Reviewed October 21, 2016

I visited this place during a concert of chorus songs. The performance was amasing because of fantastic acoustic in the building. The sound was perfect! I really advice to visit it during some musical or vocal events. Inside the archcathedral is modest but cute.Nice place...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Enigmalz
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Located across from the town hall, this cathedral has a difficult history and is fortunate to still exist. The Soviets era was hard on most of the regions churches. This one has been reserected while missing all of it's original detail.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank tomdibling
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Jesuits College, Roman Catolic Church, a gym... The list is not full. The church was converted from one construction into another so many times, and often so unpredictable! Finally now it's a center of Roman Catholic life of Minsk.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Katya M
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