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20 Shevchenko Boulevard, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 235 5385
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredibly beautiful painting and amazing atmosphere. Must see in Kiev! Works by Viktor Vasnetsov in the Cathedral it is masterpiece. Church services are held in the morning and in the evening and everyone is very loyal to tourists. You can feel yourself in Byzantium for...More

Thank Koko Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This isn’t the most famous of the cathedrals or churches in Kiev and the exterior is not as impressive as some of the others but inside this is definitely a contender for being the prettiest of them all. The air is thick with the smell...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We managed to watch a typical Ukrainian christening ceremony at this old Cathedral with beautiful icons.

Thank Alexandre K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful cathedral ornamented with many religious artefacts; I like that fact that the local community seems to use this cathedral for worshipping which makes it more than just a tourist attraction. Definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed October 5, 2018

This is one of the oldest cathedral's in Kyiv. We were able to get a guided tour due to a friend having a friendship with one of their priests. it is a very busy cathedral with people coming in to pray, pay respects, and just...More

Thank Tyler H
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Another stunning building in Kiev that is worthy of a visit. Amazed by the colour which close up is better that in any picture. Take a look up as well to make sure you don't miss the blue dome roofs. A little bit more commercial...More

Thank Spressy
Reviewed September 21, 2018

A relatively new church. Pretty close to city center and the Opera House. We visited on Sunday morning and saw lots of people. Beautiful from outside and inside

Thank JonathanDollberg
Reviewed September 16, 2018

There's nothing bad I can say about any church in the Ukraine. JUst the history of these buildings and the beautiful insides can take your breath away.

Thank William E
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Very interesting Kyiv church. Was built in the second half of the 19th century. Frescoes by the most famous artists

Thank Iouri L
Reviewed September 3, 2018

The outside is more beautiful than the interior. It is still worth a visit, if you are close by. Located close to the University.

Thank Ana L
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Response from Iryna Z | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about 50 UAH or so. But you could always ask someone from visitors to help you with translation, most young people in Kyiv speak English