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Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church

1106 Mission Ave, Kenai, AK 99611-8017
+1 907-283-4122
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Enjoy the history. As most churches do , it is suggested to donate a few bucks. Be smarter than... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2015
carlynnorm
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wisconsin/florida
Beautiful piece of Kenai, AK history

What a beautiful little church! The pastor is right over the road and unlocked the church for... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2015
ShesGotATicketToRide
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Kenai, Alaska
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“nation” (3 reviews)
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1106 Mission Ave, Kenai, AK 99611-8017
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Reviewed June 28, 2015

Enjoy the history. As most churches do , it is suggested to donate a few bucks. Be smarter than me....take your cap before the pastor reminds you too.

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Reviewed April 21, 2015

What a beautiful little church! The pastor is right over the road and unlocked the church for me. I wrote a donation check at the end of my visit as he just let me in and did not rush me as I took a million...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is very lovely Russian Orthodox Church. Therefore treat it as a church and not as an attraction to show inappropriate activities. With that said the "tour guide" that showed us around seemed to rush us through as if he had more important things to...More

1  Thank Grayson907
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Reviewed February 12, 2015

This is a beautiful little church with friendly people. We have attended the services a number of times and they are wonderful. Even if you do not go to services, it is a wonderful place to stop on your sightseeing trip.

1  Thank vrqqqm
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Reviewed December 4, 2014

Often the door is open and you do not want to miss seeing the inside if possible. Please make a minimal donation to help maintain this lovely Church.

2  Thank Robb G
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Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Living in kenai I have been to this church in more than a sightseeing way . I have been to services and funerals here. I grew up catholic and my husband grew up Russian orthodox. You must stand up during all services. It is seriously...More

2  Thank aklexi
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Reviewed October 15, 2014

The Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Church is a traditional Russian Orthodox place of worship that dates back to 1895, and is on the National Historic Register. It is beautifully constructed -- with traditional "onion domes", painted icons, etc. too -- and still actively...More

3  Thank G C
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Reviewed August 15, 2014

This is a cherry of a church and there are several old churches in the same vicinity on the bluff at Old Town Kenai, Alaska. From the quaint courtyard, to the iconic three steeples, this is a well-maintain historical landmark. There is also a small...More

1  Thank Oceandweller7
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