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All reviews red brick independence square the dragon bronze statue underground shopping centre shroud of turin lovely interior stark contrast social life worth a quick visit sad history surrounding buildings quick look interesting architecture soviet era mass devil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited here twice and both times it was in heavy use. a beautiful place of worship set amongst communist era buildings and next to a very large Lenin.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jim m
Reviewed 16 October 2018

The exterior is under renovation at present, but you are still able to go inside. It is called The Red Church because of its brick. I was told that the interior was special. I did not see anything of note. Mass was in process, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Globaljoan
Reviewed 30 September 2018

when i visited there was a religious ceremony holding and i was totally amazed stooped by the benches with tears in my eyes i don't know why but i was really touched. I'm Muslim and don't know what was the ceremony about but I could...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

It is not very old , but has got a famous reputation. The pope was there some years ago in this Catholic Church

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trondoc
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I walked passed this a number of times before noticing it. It’s set between shops and backs onto housing. For me it wasn’t amazing but what made the visit for me was the way it was constantly in use by the people of Minsk. People...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Rare is the place where you feel His presence. The background of this church, it's whereabouts, all that meet one another inside these red walls. Be quite and pray.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vadim A
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Interesting visit to know the history behind this church. It was under renovation when I was there. The interior is not special, on my opinion.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ana L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Saw a limited part of the church. It is unique with its colors. I was able to see the inside and the stipple from far away.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 32aviramm
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Despite the ongoing construction this red-brick church still showed its beauty in- and outside. Its interior is standard Catholic, with lots of statues and other religious objects, while outside photos of favourite popes are put up under a bishop statue. Taking photos inside is allowed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cinbkk
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Standing in stark contrast to the grim theme of Soviet architecture that dominates Independence Square is the red brick Catholic Church. It was constructed in the Neoclassical style, and completed in 1910. Its tall, gabled bell tower and attractive detailing are reminiscent of many brick...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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