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Cathedral of the Transfiguration of the Saviour

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excellent example of architecture

happy preserved lovely russian church - the real present for all of us from our past. nicely... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
lkonashenok
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St. Petersburg, Russia
A beautiful ancient monument

Probably the oldest standing monument in Pereslavl-Zalessky, breath-takingin its beauty, with the... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Procaccia
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4 Mar 2018
“excellent example of architecture”
19 Sep 2018
“"Hollow Shell"”
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

The cathedral is reported to be one of the oldest white stone buildings in Russia (1152-1157). There is a single green dome on this simple four sided structure with a green roof. The fee to enter was 80 Rubles. The interior is simply one small...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

happy preserved lovely russian church - the real present for all of us from our past. nicely located in the city centerю must see

Thank lkonashenok
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I found this chucrch during the driving to the factory where i was working on. There are several church on this town , all of them very nice and big....this one instead made me stop the driver because it looked different than all the most...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Probably the oldest standing monument in Pereslavl-Zalessky, breath-takingin its beauty, with the green domes integrated with the green grass and tress around it. Very few people (if at all) to disturb your calm admiration of this pearl of ancient Russian architecture. Do not leave town...More

Thank Procaccia
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is one of the oldest stone churches that did not destroyed. The wall paintings were removed from it and lost in the 19th century, the other values were looted by Soviet authority. The walls of the church are simple and have not ornaments. If...More

Thank Papayaved
Reviewed 6 October 2014

A 12th century building still breathing in this era. Other than the historical there is nothing much to add, as there are only walls inside. Makes for a nice photo op and thats it...!!

Thank Sumit J
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