We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Kostolna vul. 17, Kiev 01001, Ukraine
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 45.00*
and up
Private City Tour of Kiev
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 11 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 3
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
The only fully functional Catholic cathedral in Kiev

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... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Magister_Sart
,
Kiev, Ukraine
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Kiev, Ukraine
Level Contributor
22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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, close to a ton of other attractions. Right next to a beautiful park and five... More 

Helpful?
Thank Magister_Sart
Orange County, California
Level Contributor
69 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
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 the English Mass. Mass is also offered in Polish, Ukrainian and once a week there... More 

Helpful?
Thank Iluv2hike
Yekaterinburg, Russia
Level Contributor
543 reviews
467 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
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.

Helpful?
Thank norgeva
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg City, Russia
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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...

Helpful?
1 Thank Alec B
Kiev, Ukraine
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
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 church looks not so usual, as other catholic cathedrals. Holy mess is take place here... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Tetyanochka
Louisville, Kentucky
Level Contributor
143 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
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.

Helpful?
Thank Andrew M

Travellers who viewed St. Alexander Cathedral also viewed

 

Been to St. Alexander Cathedral? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from St. Alexander Cathedral staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?