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Chiesa Serbo Ortodossa di San Spiridione

Via S. Spiridione, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 639283
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Beautiful church

It is a beautiful Serbian church which is located by the Canal Grande. The buildnig is old and the... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
CGtravel1
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Podgorica, Montenegro
A bit too much

I found the facade of the Chiesa Serbo Ortodossa di San Spiridone to be a bit too loaded, what with... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
marcelo-dillenburg
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Porto Alegre, RS
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Via S. Spiridione, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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"serbian orthodox church"
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"beautiful church"
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"byzantine style"
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"golden mosaic"
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"canal grande"
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"from afar"
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"interesting architecture"
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"serbs"
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"dome"
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"iconostasis"
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

It is a beautiful Serbian church which is located by the Canal Grande. The buildnig is old and the interior is wonderful. There is a very good iconostasis. It is a must see for the Orthodox but I think everyone will love it

Thank CGtravel1
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I found the facade of the Chiesa Serbo Ortodossa di San Spiridone to be a bit too loaded, what with all the statues, inscriptions and colorful frescoes. Unfortunately, it was closed by the time I got there, so I can't speak to the inside of...More

1  Thank marcelo-dillenburg
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a much more attractive church inside than the nearby San Antonio. It is not surprising that James Joyce preferred it! The colours are wonderful and there is a good iconostasis.

1  Thank susanwalsh
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

A beautiful Serbian church for the locals. It is heavily ornated with all the fixing and granduer.to those who come to the church for service.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Beautiful marble exterior will attract you, but nothing will not prepare you for the magnificent interior. Beautiful and peaceful place.

Thank Kristina V
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

There are many beautiful buildings in the Canal Grande area and this is one of them. Located at the far end of the Canal Grande, this Serbian Orthodox Church faces onto the Piazza Sant'Antonio Nuovo. Built between 1861 and 1869, the architectural style is Byzantine...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

This has such wonderful architecture externally and internally. An interesting place to shelter from the heat for a while.

Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

A magnificent church, that has an Italian 'footprint' to it, compared to others you can visit in the Balkans. You can catch a glimpse into the life of local Orthodox believers who came to live and work in Trieste as merchants.

Thank von_Archimboldi
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Looks gorgeous from inside. On the outside ofbuilding have some imposant mosaics. The inner side of church look very nice. It have very alive colors.

Thank PopotnikB
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Even oltar under reconstruction, it was obvious that church is well kept and renovated... The spirit of Orthodox Church is seen and felt... Just reminded me that in 18th and 19th century, many educated and successful Serbs were living in Trieste and are well known...More

Thank DraganMataMatijevic
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