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Saints Paul and Peter Cathedral

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It should be your Nr. 1

In my opinion, this is by far most beautiful edifice in Old town Constanta. It's in center of it... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Belgrade, Serbia
THE Orthodox Church in Constanta

This really is THE Orthodox Christian Church in Constanta for our family since all the weddings and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
New York City, New York
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Orthodox Cathedral built in 1883-1885 by the designs of the architect Ion Mincu.
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Strada Arhiepiscopiei 25, Constanta 900732, Romania
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

In my opinion, this is by far most beautiful edifice in Old town Constanta. It's in center of it, close to a Catholic Church and a mosque. This Orthodox Church was built in late 19 c, and apart from the rest of old town it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

This really is THE Orthodox Christian Church in Constanta for our family since all the weddings and christenings have been here. Even when we had a hot July day for my brother-in-law's wedding day, the church's beauty and icons and paintings and fabulous decorations surrounded...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is an absolutely stunning Orthodox Church. Built between 1883 and 1885. There are Roman ruins in the front and history surrounds this spot. The Orthodox priests were very present and available. There is a small gift shop. You are able to purchase candles for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

A historical place that is worth to stop by in this city. Very beautiful in a street with a very funny name.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

I was walking around in Constanta and entered to have a look. Absolutely beautiful, it's open and free to enter.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lunnoosh
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Constanta is a good example that many minorities could live well together on a small area you could visit the Great Mosque, the Catholic church, the Orthodox one, etc; after all, God is only one, the church is impressive, is beautiful, it is a really...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Beeing in Constanta and walking arround I have entered inside the Saints Paul and Peter Cathedral. This is the largest orthodox curch in Constanta town. Was built between 1883 and 1885. In the WW2 was seriously avariated by bombardments. You can enjoy the bright colors...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bogdan P
Reviewed 12 August 2017

One of the most impressive Orthodox Cathedrals not only in Romania. Amazing icons and decorations, very fine architecture.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mircea1958
Reviewed 19 July 2017

You will find this very easily and it is a work of art. Worth taking the time to visit and taking in all the history.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank AliTAlGhanim
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Older and not as ornate as Odessa's. Some of the frescoes are very faded but still very nice. Orthodox churches are much more ornate than most other churches it seems to me.

Date of experience: June 2017
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30 June 2017|
Response from Maëla L |
Take a Constanta Walking Tour with Diana (you find her on Trip Advisor) and ask her for a specific tour from the cathedral. She is really good!
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