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The symbol of Novosibirsk

The chapel of St Nicholas is the symbol of Novosibirsk. It is located at a busy area on Krasny... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Andrew M
Beautiful church

If you are in Novosibirsk doing the sights you almost have no choice but to stumble over this tiny... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Novosibirsk, Russia
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Krasny ave 17a, Novosibirsk 630099, Russia
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

The chapel of St Nicholas is the symbol of Novosibirsk. It is located at a busy area on Krasny Prospekt. The chapel was built by local merchants in 1914, to celebrate 300 years of the Romanov dynasty.At the time of construction, the Avenue was named...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in Novosibirsk doing the sights you almost have no choice but to stumble over this tiny church. If you can definitely poke your head inside to see the art on the walls but make sure you are quiet!

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

You'll see this every time you're in center of Novosibirsk- a tiny landmark in the midst of a sea of bustling traffic- busses, cars and trams scurry by but it is worth a see up close...there are traffic crossings and also entries from the Metro...More

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Looks quite outstanding for the city. Especially beautiful during nighttime. Pictures talk for themselves. )

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Right in the middle of downtown, surrounded on all sides by traffic jams is this relatively small church. Not sure if it's actually accessible or open but it is a sight not to be missed

Thank Kirbyk
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I love this chapel. It is lovely and marks the center of Russia. Such a nice spot in the middle of Novosibirsk.

Thank Traveler89675
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Apparently the geographical centre of the former USSR. The Chapel faces north, so the front seems to be always in shadow. The best photo is taken from the rear.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A lovely little church right in the middle of town. If you are in Novosibirsk you have to see it and it is hard to miss.

Thank Traveler89675
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Gorgeous little chapel in the middle of busy traffic. A stark contrast with the grey buildings surrounding this icon.

Thank ozitis
Reviewed 22 January 2016

This chapel is right off Lenin Square; easily accessible by subway, and worth a quick walk by on as you're touring the center of town. Interesting contrast-- chapel right across from Lenin statue. I'm told that this is a standard place to take wedding photos...More

1  Thank SanDiego_RunLong
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