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Annunciation Cathedral

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Address: Karla Marksa pl. 1, Kharkiv 61052, Ukraine
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Temple with an interesting history

Those who are familiar with the method of electing the place for the construction of temples, this temple will be interesting. Located in a valley, occasionally submergible river... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Those who are familiar with the method of electing the place for the construction of temples, this temple will be interesting. Located in a valley, occasionally submergible river Kharkiv, one that survived the fire, lost cross ... And a lot of different stories))

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Dekalb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I took a taxi to get here. You can go inside the cathedral and see the massive interior. There is a little gift booth. I felt transported to a different time as if in some movie. It is an orthodox church so many women wore head scarfs. It is a treasure in this city.

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Sunbury, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This is a really beautiful cathedral. It's very easy to find day or night when you are downtown. As it can be seen from almost anywhere in this vicinity.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

A lovely cathedral with very interesting architure. The inside is beautiful too and you should go inside though be careful not to offend anyone by taking photos inside. Highly recommended

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Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

The outside of this church is eye catching, to say the least. The stripes make me think of candy canes. I didn't think the inside matched the outside in terms of how eye catching it is, but it's still very nice. I've been to Kharkov a couple times, I've only found this church to be open at times when a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

This was a gorgeous Cathedral inside and outside. This is an active church so there were people praying inside all around. Certainly worth a visit. Be still and just admire the beauty and work that was put into making this place a reality.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

A little bit far of the center, in front of the river stands this beautiful cathedral, beautiful on from both the interior and the exterior point of view. A must see

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

This has to be the Biggest Church that I have seen. It is the most beautiful church that I have ever seen. I do recommend that, if you have a chance to visit, you must see this Church

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Fascinating architecture in Harkov. almost 15 minute by foot from nearby derzprom subway station but still Kiev is best city most interesting city for see a lot of different cathedrals in my opinion.

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

It`s one of the bigger churches in Harkov and certainly one of the more beautiful , beeing able to see it from far away day and night , like from the small rooftop restaurant of Nemo hotel . By night it is very special being extremely nice iluminated .

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