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20 Shevchenko Boulevard, Kiev, Ukraine
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Magnificent cathedral with bright yellow walls and blue domes with golden stars is sure to charm everyone, who visits it. The temple is a little dark inside, but in the same time very beautiful and interesting. This Cathedral is one of main and famous churches...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lukas21011977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found the church has a beautiful architecture especially from inside were told it is one of the oldest churches on Kiev. A must visit once for the interior architecture

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DPMMumbai
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Incredibly beautiful painting and amazing atmosphere. Must see in Kiev! Works by Viktor Vasnetsov in the Cathedral it is masterpiece. Church services are held in the morning and in the evening and everyone is very loyal to tourists. You can feel yourself in Byzantium for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Koko Y
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

This isn’t the most famous of the cathedrals or churches in Kiev and the exterior is not as impressive as some of the others but inside this is definitely a contender for being the prettiest of them all. The air is thick with the smell...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zadunajska8
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We managed to watch a typical Ukrainian christening ceremony at this old Cathedral with beautiful icons.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandre K
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is a beautiful cathedral ornamented with many religious artefacts; I like that fact that the local community seems to use this cathedral for worshipping which makes it more than just a tourist attraction. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is one of the oldest cathedral's in Kyiv. We were able to get a guided tour due to a friend having a friendship with one of their priests. it is a very busy cathedral with people coming in to pray, pay respects, and just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tyler H
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Another stunning building in Kiev that is worthy of a visit. Amazed by the colour which close up is better that in any picture. Take a look up as well to make sure you don't miss the blue dome roofs. A little bit more commercial...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Spressy
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A relatively new church. Pretty close to city center and the Opera House. We visited on Sunday morning and saw lots of people. Beautiful from outside and inside

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JonathanDollberg
Reviewed 16 September 2018

There's nothing bad I can say about any church in the Ukraine. JUst the history of these buildings and the beautiful insides can take your breath away.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Iryna Z | Reviewed this property |
I think it was about 50 UAH or so. But you could always ask someone from visitors to help you with translation, most young people in Kyiv speak English