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Refectory Church of St Sergius

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Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra, Sergiyev Posad, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was hoping to experience sanctity in the centre of Russian Orthodox life in Sergiev Posad but too many people were there to enjoy the sacristy. Waste of time.

Thank Amstelman
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Dedicated to St Sergius this church is a grand one columns full of designs fine interior art and a full functioning church.

Thank yesarar
Reviewed October 17, 2017

This is one of the most beautiful churches I visited in Moscow..its white columns and intricate designs is sure to awe you and you can spend a lot of time just admiring these columns.. Even the interiors is quite amazing and you will feel at...More

Thank DeviHaridas
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

The wall is unique and stunning. You cant believe how grand it is! A must to take photos with it. The atmoshpere inside is religious and powerful. You would feel respectful.

Thank cpcog
Reviewed April 14, 2017

I would recommend going at off hours to avoid the crowds. I was part of a large tour group so was ushered in and out. The outside of the building is beautiful decorated to take time to admire the beauty.

Thank Dickson0202
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Some churches can look alike, I found this was one to be unique. The outside building is painted with geometric patterns. From the top of it's stairs you get a pretty good view of the monastery complex. Great spot to take pictures from. Inside you...More

Thank Heidi F
Reviewed August 31, 2016

The Refectory Church stands on high ground before the two Cathedrals. The façade catches your attention from afar, and the large external hall is quite beautiful. There are some historical items inside, but the magnificence of the church stands out.

Thank R_TheReader
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Whenever I come to Moscow I try to find the opportunity to go to Sergiyev Posad. It is like pilgrimage for me as well as for other Christians. The connection is very good. You may take a bus or a train from Rizhskaya station. It...More

Thank FlorenceBead
Reviewed August 23, 2015

We saw photos of this building before our visit and were not disappointed to view it in person. As others mention, the geometric pattern on the outside is very nice and similar to that on one of the entrance gates. The interior is beautiful..especially the...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2015

Inside one can find the renovated murals and ecpesially in the vestibule the murals with old stuccoes are amasing. The style is russian early baroque with much alterations.

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