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One of the largest churches we visited in Bucharest. Nicely decorated. Definitely worth a quick... read more

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Brian R
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Beautiful white church set back from Calei Victoriei

We were staying at the Radisson Blu, so this church was very near our hotel. On most days it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kathryndob
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the largest churches we visited in Bucharest. Nicely decorated. Definitely worth a quick visit.

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Radisson Blu, so this church was very near our hotel. On most days it was closed, but at the weekend I managed to go in and have a look. Lovely and serene inside with many golden icons. Worth a visit.

Thank kathryndob
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Biserica Alba (the White Church) is situated on Victoriei Street, and it was named so, from the outer color of its walls. The church was built in 18th century, and its holy patron is Saint Nicholas. It's painted inner walls, the altar, and the silence,...More

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Very pretty. We attended Easter morning service here. Active parish it was built in the early 1800s. Nteresting icons but truly a memorable service. Would love to return and study the icons and decorations more

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed November 6, 2017

We were pleased to enter this old church and see so many people attending the service. There were only a few seats, we sat there and enjoyed the beauty of this old church.

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Church of St. Nicholas (White church) was built in 18th century and today is one of the prominent Orthodox churches in Bucharest. It was reconstructed and renovated many times in 20th and 21st centuries.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed September 6, 2017

From 1827 and still visited by Christian Orthodox believers who worship the icons of Christ while He is looking down from a prominent place in the cupola. The atheist communists were unable to extinguish the flame. In modern times the belief in fairy tales continues.

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

This church was located less than 5min walk to our hotel and right near Primus restaurant where we came to on 2 occasions. The church itself is painted in white and we noticed lots of people buying candles in front of the restaurant and placing...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Easy to find on Calea Victoriei this church is located in a small green lot surrounded by (ugly) buildings. The outside is not special but the interior is worth to take a look at.

Thank Koen V
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Nice little church and surrounding area near Bucharest old town. Worth a look if in the area. Would not go out of the way to see it.

Thank Paul H
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