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Astonishingly beautiful church at the Neva embankment, true representative of Russian way of church... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Different and high recommended

Since I was arrived I used to saw this Church on Neva Border, vasilievski island side, far from the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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“Different and high recommended ”
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Leytenanta Shmidta Emb., 27 | metro Vasileostrovskaya, St. Petersburg 199034, Russia
Vasilyevsky Island
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Astonishingly beautiful church at the Neva embankment, true representative of Russian way of church building, which is a rather rare sight here.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Since I was arrived I used to saw this Church on Neva Border, vasilievski island side, far from the mains attractions, I decided to walk till here What a great idea The Church was during communism transformed on ice park ! Since 1980 they started...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This is a high and very noticeable church/ It strikes quite a powerful image as who can see it easily from the river. Very attractive structure.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Temple of Assumption cannot be left out when discussing about the ancient and most iconic Temple In Russia and most especially St Petersburg environment. It worth visiting to get the glimpse of design and history

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank princeiseoluwa
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This Temple is off the Neva river, and is a magnificent addition to the already splendid landscape of Saint Petersburg. The inside of the cathedral is very well preserved, and has ceilings painted with many religious symbols. It is a great place to simply sit...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank IlanCheraki
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is just viewed on zoom from the Collonade of St Isaac cathedral. We took note on the way into the city to visit it as it looked a stunning building. But St Petersburg had so many great sights that despite two and a half...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 1 July 2016

There are so many churches and cathedrals so even really great ones, like this one are a bit lost as there are so many to compare. If you have time, this is worth a visit as it is a non tourist place of worship. Respect...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Although this Building of God is still being restored it does not interfere with it's grace and beauty. The statement it physically makes on the skyline from across the Neva River is special. The inside has been painstakingly restored from the days of misuse, abuse,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

We were by ourselves, 5 of us. It was close to our hotel, the Solo Sokos, and we were actually walking towards the water when we saw it, and decided to go closer and see. We walked in, but then the women were stopped, as...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank dragon789wv
Reviewed 11 September 2013

This church has just finished being restored. For me and my husband it is one of the most beautiful churches of the city. It is a little off the beaten track but well worth the visit. The interior is really beautiful, and not as full...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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