We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (168)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
68°
48°
Sep
57°
39°
Oct
44°
32°
Nov
Contact
Stefan cel Mare Parcul Catedralei, Chisinau, Moldova
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Catedrala Nasterea Domnului
from $56.52
More Info
from $386.00
More Info
Reviews (276)
Filter reviews
120 results
Traveler rating
47
49
22
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
47
49
22
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews orthodox church nice cathedral bell tower cover their heads main cathedral war damage religious life neoclassical style large square small church ornate interior lit up at night soviet period stefan cel mare worth a visit cathedral park triumphal arch
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 120 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Cathedral in the centre of chisinau. A must see while in Moldova. It is inside a nice park in the heart of chisinau...

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lbtraveller77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the heart of Chisinau in a nice park. The looks of the cathedral in Chisinau imitates the older cathedral in Odessa, Ukraine. Interior is typically ornamental and beautiful. A must see to a visitor in Chisinau.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Vg40
Reviewed August 12, 2019

Straight in the centre is this beautiful cathedral. I just popped in without any preparation and I was flashed by the gold and paintings. Great experience.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Volker N
Reviewed July 29, 2019

This is a small Moldovan Orthodox cathedral in the middle of the Cathedral Square. Females need to bring a scarf to cover their heads. It dates from about 1830. it suffered war damage but is a must see.d

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Al H
Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

The shape of cross this Cathedral is a must-see for Chisinau. Located centrally with many parks and sites nearby enjoy the church in the nearby neighborhoods. A must-see.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Dwightcr
Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

Small church, but very nice and rich in decorations. It is a must see while visiting Chisinau. If you are traveling by car, there are plenty of parking places nearby by the side of the road.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank dorinaa269
Reviewed July 5, 2019

very nice Cathedral, with beautiful decoration inside, located in the very centre of the city - close to the main square

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Piotr M
Reviewed June 23, 2019

The inside is quite different than the outside and came as a surprise to me. A lot of icons and a great front wall in shining gold. As usual, wear modest clothes. Women will find scarfs to borrow and men should not wear shorts. At...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

The crisp white Orthodox Cathedral and nearby bell tower dominate the central park square but are actually quite small themselves. Free to enter and pretty much as expected internally, they cast a flavour of the city’s religious heritage. Worth a quick look.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank FairCityFrasie
Reviewed June 13, 2019

A small cathedral in the middle of the central square. It is free to enter, and it is respectful for ladies to cover their heads with a scarf according to Orthodox custom. A wedding was in progress while we were there, but is was still...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Y3048NPdavids
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 54 nearby hotels
Bristol Central Park Hotel
111 reviews
.15 miles away
Masen Hotel
21 reviews
.17 miles away
Radisson Blu Leogrand Hotel
523 reviews
.17 miles away
City Park Hotel
358 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 471 nearby restaurants
INVINO Enoteca
93 reviews
.10 miles away
La Placinte
171 reviews
.14 miles away
Creme de la Creme
368 reviews
.20 miles away
Zaxi Fun & Finest
103 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 193 nearby attractions
Stephen the Great Monument
166 reviews
.15 miles away
Triumphal Arch
259 reviews
.07 miles away
Muzeul National de Istorie a Moldovei
160 reviews
.32 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Wemimotravel
July 11, 2019|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from stephenknox | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what you mean by a reference number. When I was in Chisinau, the church seemed to be open during the day and you could visit it at any time. Well worth a visit.
0
Votes