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Trinity Cathedral

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tiny cramped place.

The remains of St Sergius lie inside this monastery Pilgrims still come here to pay their respects... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DLkkkhee
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malaysia
A must see

A single golden domed cathedral built on the church built by wood by St Sergius. His sacred body is... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
yesarar
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The remains of St Sergius lie inside this monastery Pilgrims still come here to pay their respects among the huge tourist crowd. very crowded

Thank DLkkkhee
Reviewed May 18, 2018

A single golden domed cathedral built on the church built by wood by St Sergius. His sacred body is kept here. Very religious place.

Thank yesarar
Reviewed November 16, 2017

This newly renovated area is a working monastery, unique in the fact that it still operated during the atheist years of Communist rule.

Thank clairmontjeff
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Holy place where the body of St.Sergius is being maintained . Please note you are expected to cover your head and be absolutely silent during the visit to this church

Thank Rajikadesilva
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Feel the real positive vibration of sacredness in the Cathedral , know the important history of the cathedral with the help on a disciple guide who will take you around for an orientation tour ...feel blessed

Thank narendrasinghrao
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

When you pay to enter that area, no reason not to visit it too. The building itself is more simple and plain than the rest there but still religious and holy.

Thank cpcog
Reviewed July 13, 2017

The Cathedral of the Trinity should be another target or highlight for the visitors to the Monastery Compound. The white-colored Cathedral is built in the 15th century and housed the tomb of Sergius. If you are lucky, you can have the chance to observe the...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The cathedral of the Trinity is one of the two highlights of a visit to the monastery. It was built in the 15th century and houses the relics of St. Sergiev. A mass is ongoing all day long, every day of the year, in his...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed August 31, 2016

While the Cathedral of the Assumption dominates the Lavra with its size, location and beauty, the Trinity Cathedral is essentially the soul of the Complex. An amazing display of faith: at the tune of songs performed alla capella a long line of people moves slowly...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2015

Into the amazing, fascinating Monastery of the Trinity, this cathedral, also dedicated to the Trinity, can not appear the main landmark (for example, the focus may be more attracted by the Assumption church, or even from the tall bell tower). But this impression is deceptive:...More

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