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Kazan Cathedral

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Built in 1993, this is a replica of the 17th century church built to commemorate victory over the Poles and demolished in the 1930s by the Bolsheviks.
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Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you enter Red Square through the Resurrection Gates, the church will be seen on your left. It is a bright mix of colours and shapes. It is an old design of a single dome,and a bell tower to the left, when facing the church....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Kazan Cathedral is located in Red Square, in the center of Moscow, the main city of Russian Federation. Here you can see some of the most important places in the city like Lenin Mausoleum, Cathedral of St Basil, GUM Department Store. Also close to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Look at the array of colours on the outside and then go inside. There are icons on the walls but my favourite was the architraves around the archways. Five layers or friezes of different coloured flower designs. Yes, it is a reproduction or replica and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mayaPerth
Reviewed June 5, 2018

I hate to say it, but this is a replica, year 1993. The good news is that it’s a very good replica, by all means the best, compared with the Saviour’s Cathedral and the neighbouring Iberian (Resurrection) Gates – maybe because it was the first....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MuscoviteVT
Reviewed April 22, 2018

The church can easily be missed as it is to one side of Red Square.Most tourists concentrate on Lenin's Tomb,the GUM shopping complex and St Basil's Cathedral.It would be a shame to miss it as it is very beautiful inside.My visit coincided with Pentecost Sunday...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful church in the red square, it was reconstructed in the 19th century, it's one of the nice thing s to see in the area

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rihab B
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Kazan Cathedral is a lovely church situated at the other end of Red Square. Worth a visit and you can go inside.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed November 11, 2017

This is a small church, located at the edge of Red square. While the church is actually reconstructed and recent, it's still worth a 2-minute visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TheShis
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The Kazan Cathedral is located at the other end of Red Square from St Basil's and has been built much more recently, albeit based on a traditional design. It still looks pretty from the outside but this is obviously not the main attraction of a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank KGB777
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Kazam Cathedral is a pretty relatively recent re-creation of the original which stood on this sight. The interior is as charming as the exterior.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Red Square & Kitay-gorod
This small yet important neighbourhood is full of
state institutions and offices. To understand where
modern Russia began, go to the Kremlin and State
Historical Museum on Red Square. After satisfying your
historical curiosities, indulge in modern pleasures at
GUM Department Store - not just for the sake of
shopping but for the sake of architectural pleasure as
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