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Cathedral of the Apostles Peter and Paul

Musy Dzhalilya St., 21, Kazan 420111, Russia
+7 843 292-08-41
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... , stop, inhale the very warmhearted atmosphere and just enjoy the beautiful Ikonostase in every... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
Travexperience
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Worth a visit

The best church we visited in Kazan lovely painting and atmosphere. Plus the view from entrance... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
Emailmecaron
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  • Average2%
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“baroque style” (2 reviews)
“nice church” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
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Musy Dzhalilya St., 21, Kazan 420111, Russia
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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

... , stop, inhale the very warmhearted atmosphere and just enjoy the beautiful Ikonostase in every detail. I felt very much touched.

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Reviewed April 22, 2017

The best church we visited in Kazan lovely painting and atmosphere. Plus the view from entrance amazing.

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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Nice city vision from entrance, very old icons, colorful building and I really like men choir. Kazan musem very close

Thank Tesla S
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Reviewed December 8, 2016

It is miracle, that this great architectual monument passed threw the centuries. It almost saved it's interior and exterior beauty. This is sacred place for christians. Must to see it.

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Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Entry is free to this must see historical cathedral. The paintings on the walls and ceilings are spectacular. It's also nice to escape the cold winter and get some warmth inside. Everything is in Russian so if you need English explanations or history you would...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

Small but interesting interior with icons and painted walls and ceiling. The painted dove holding the chandelier is a nice touch.

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Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Peter and Paul Cathedral is the largest church of Kazan. It is divided into upper and lower Parish(below for baptized tatars). The most important and the most interesting is the upper parish. Very rich decoration inside, a large iconostasis. It will be interesting to see...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2016

With the impressive decoration on the exterior walls of the cathedral, sticking out from among other buildings walking on certain streets of Kazan, the Cathedral lures you in like a magnet. Getting closer allows you to see it even clearer how great and magnifiscent this...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This church is fine, the inside was ok. To reach the front entrance you had to climb quite a few steps. Therefore a little hard for elderly's, it is free to enter and they supply head scarves if you don't have one with you.

Thank Fligh
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Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

If you planning to visit Kazan, Russia this place is must to see! It is gorgeous cathedral. You will love it!

Thank Natalia T
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