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Address: 24 Volodymyrska Str, Kiev, Ukraine
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+380 44 278 6262
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The cathedral was built over nine centuries and is a great example of...

The cathedral was built over nine centuries and is a great example of Byzantine and Ukrainian Baroque architecture. The interior contains mosaics and frescoes dating back to the 11th century.

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Small-Group Panoramic City Tour of Kiev

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Historical Cathedral for your eyes only

I stayed just 100 meters away from this beautiful cathedral. Beautiful both inside and outside. Please have respect for any service ongoing at your time of stay. Certainly a place... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2015
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Kongens Lyngby, Kobenhavn, Denmark
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Kongens Lyngby, Kobenhavn, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

I stayed just 100 meters away from this beautiful cathedral. Beautiful both inside and outside. Please have respect for any service ongoing at your time of stay. Certainly a place to visit while in Kiev

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

One of the must sees in Kiev. A well renovated church ensemble. Make sure that you climb up the tower - the views of the city are very rewarding.

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Blarney, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

the cathedral is breathtaking, inside and out. We were fortunate to be there and hear the Music Mission Kiev playing. Altars are ornate puts it mildly! the entire cathedral is Ornate, the people are friendly and welcoming! Tours of the cathedral are well worth the price ( equivalent of $15 US) We used th subway and then walked 2 blocks... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Old cathedral near tourist attractions. Good place for photos. One of many cathedrals to see while in Kiev.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

We really loved this cathedral. The inside is just as impressive, if not more so, than the outside with original frescos. The grounds are really nice and I definitely recommend paying more to go up the bell tower. 360 views of Kiev and no one else was up there so we had it to ourselves!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We usually get together on a regular basis with a bunch of moms and young kids and we love it there. They allow us to sit on the grass and have a picnic and the youngsters can just run around and enjoy it. It is a nice and green area especially in summer. Although it is located in the city... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Had a wander around here in the early hours before the museum component was open, so unfortunately not so well placed to comment on much it has to offer. Easily accessed and worth a look....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is one of the most beautiful churches is Kiev. Definitely a must-see when visiting the city. Also the area is really quaint. There are a lot of merchants that sell authentic Ukrainian souvenirs and food products.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

You have to stop and visit this Cathedral. An assembly of beautiful churches and the Cathedral located on top of one hill. A stop for everyone who is interested and n history and especially religious history.worth a stop

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

A great example of architecture ranging from 10th century all through to late 19th/early 20th century. Many of the wall paintings and frescoes are original, with only limited modern restoration having taken place. The mosaic work is also stunning.

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