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  • Excellent35%
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27 May 2018
“A beautiful cathedral, excellent Sunday homily too”
14 Sep 2017
“Nice church”
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We went to mass here in late February and it was such a beautiful service in a stunning cathedral. The German priest said the mass in English and he gave a superb homily too. Even my teenage son came away impressed. This was a real...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Not the best in the city, still a nice church. Just super close to the cable car. It worth a fast visit while going by.

Thank Davide G
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A quiet place to go and pray, meditate or just spend a couple minutes away from the city's noise. Bysantine-style architecture. Masses in Polish, Russian, Ukrainian, English, German, Latin and Thai. The renovation is almost over :) Located at the very center of the city,...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We love to attend Mass when we are traveling. The church is beautiful. The presence of Christ and our Blessed Mother is ever present in this church. It was lovely to see a full church of fellow travelers and other non-natives attending Mass. We attended...More

Thank Iluv2hike
Reviewed 5 May 2015

This was a nice cathedral going by world wide standards. But compared to other here in Kiev it wasn't anything special. There are many others that were more beautiful than this one.

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Reviewed 1 May 2014

St. Alexander Cathedral is in the heart of the city and very close to more usual orthodox churches of the city. Very beautiful inside...

1  Thank Oleg S
Reviewed 17 July 2013

This Cathedral was the first building of the catholic religion in Kiev, in that case, everyone who interested in history must visit it. St. Alexander Cathedral located in the center of the city not far from Maidan Nezhalezhnosty and European square. The building of the...More

1  Thank Tetyanochka
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Roman Catholic church is very different in look and feel from all of the Orthodox churches in Kiev. Worth a stop, if only for the contrast.

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