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2nd Zakotoroslnaya Emb., 69, Yaroslavl 150001, Russia
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Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

It was closed when we wandered around, but the green onion domes and brick exterior were still eye catching.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shmeva44
Reviewed January 8, 2019

I'd advise to take a guided tour otherwise you will miss a lot of interesting facts. Not many english speakers there, so be prepared and bring your russian speaking friends.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Martin_travels78
Reviewed January 4, 2019

As others have written, this church is unique for its green onion domes and intricate brick façade. Unfortunately, it wasn't open when we visited but it was still very worthwhile to walk around the building and appreciate the craftsmanship that went in to its construction....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank dskid
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Even if the traveller is up to the brim with churches, this one's exterior is worth a detour. The interplay of old dark red brick, and dark green domes, is very very charming. A nice place to site down, outside, and meditate or read a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

This church was most unique with its deep green domes. It was not open when we were there, but just seeing the red brick building with its green domes was worth the visit. We saw it from a distance as part of our shore excursion...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

This church was built in XVII century. Amasing and unusual style distinguish this church. Please be careful if you want to visit it. It is open only from the 1st of may till 1st of October. 10.00 - 17.00. On Monday and Tuesday church are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank zloykubik
Reviewed August 19, 2017

If you love frescoes, this late 17 century Church is the place to visit, for its inside is completely covered with frescoes, Initially it was not planned to have a belltower, but 10 years after its completion, they decided to build one anyhow.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joop V
Reviewed July 18, 2017

There is a fine view of the many domes of this church from Yaroslavl's embankment walkway that overlooks Strelka/Yaroslavl's Millennium Park. The domes probably are the thing that most people want to see of this church and this view from the park was the closest...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a five dome church and is built of carved red brick, it is the largest church and easily seen from the river.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 605harry
Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

This church is on the 1000 rubbles bank note. It is open for tourist from May to September. It will be hard if you go there by foot. Recommend taxi/car.

Date of experience: January 2017
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