We stumbled across the church and were amazed by the amazing icon artwork and history. It is though just another beautiful building in the city to enjoy and move on
About Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)
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In the heart of the Lipscani part of Bucharest, a beautiful, tiny historical church. Easy to miss and a must see!
Situated in the Old Town area of Bucharest, this Church is pretty much the sample of Romanian Orthodox Church and Monastery that you will see through out the country. There are priests and monks living inside it, so it is actually an active Church. You...More
For sure, a must see in Bucharest. Tourists should avoid however Sunday mornings during the mess as the church is very small and they can easily disturb the service. The church is a masterpiece of the old Brâncovenesc style, very well preserved and with a...More
However limited your time in Bucharest, you've got to see this little gem. Really beautiful inside and out. And it's right in the Old Town, so no excuse for missing this one.
Visiting Stavropoleos church was part of our walking tour.We were told that this is the only church that has the pictures of the saints on the outside wall. It is a must see when in Bucharest
We were walking to Old Town and came across this quaint little Church on one of the side streets. We were amazed at the paintings inside the church. It's very small but well worth the visit.