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Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos)

Str. Stavropoleos nr.4, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 313 4747
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Built in 1724, this beautiful church is one of Bucharest's oldest.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Str. Stavropoleos nr.4, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 313 4747
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old Town area of Bucharest is filled with a number of small churches. Everyone has some charm and is worth a visit. This particular church was packed with parishioners when I visited. It was fascinating to watch the service for a short while.

Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful, inside and out. We visited with the Walkabout free walking tour. Church was moved to its current position on rollers!

Thank kiera1999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating icons and a very good written history which give an interesting insight into the survival of this beautiful church in the communist era.

Thank Kate W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being irreligious, I dont typically dig churches and other religious places, but this was very quaint, cute and almost spiritual

Thank Suhas A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful and preserved orthodox church. One of the few not torn down by the communists. Many large stone placks line the protected courtyard in Latin, Greek, Cyrillic and perhaps more I did not recognize. Saved from various holy structures that were razed, its a must...More

Thank DKVB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice church. There was conservation works inside the church. Outside very beautiful cant say anything about the inside as it was mostly covered.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's one of the most beautiful churches I've seen in Bucharest, situated in the old town just next to Carul cu Bere restaurant,

Thank Abdou T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A jewel in the old city of Bucharest. I advise to take a tour here and to go after for a lunch/dinner in Caru cu Bere that is just few meter far away from Stavropoleos

Thank runpv77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stavropoleos Monastery is just outstanding! And when you get to know about its history, even more! It's architecture and paintings on walls are incredibly beautiful! The inside is inviting and gives you an incredible sense of peace . The lady who welcomed us at reception...More

Thank Glendiglendi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its small and old. It looks interesting due to its age and design. Inside is like a bat cave. Can't see much in the dark and not anywhere to go since its tiny. There's a small box asking for donations for renovations. Out back were...More

1  Thank ApolloCreed33
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Ishaan K
3 October 2016|
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Response from Dimitris_Kapos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no there is not an entry fee. It is a monastery still functioning as a pilgrimage site, not a monument. No waiting time to enter. I don't know the time scedule, we 've been there around noon and it was open. I hope... More