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Metropolitan Cathedral

Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Orthodox Cathedral is famous in part for hosting an important relic and when you visit you see people lining up to see the relic and get a blessing from a priest. There is also an older church next door with some amazing illustrations by...More

Thank GlobetrottingViking
Reviewed 29 July 2017

It is one of the biggest Romanian Orthodox Church and not only. Wonderful paintings and special architecture. Must see it.

Thank Flavian A
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I'm glad to know we have this kind of churches in Romania; the garden was full of roses; I recommend for visiting the Old Church which is place on the left side after the entrance

Thank Rodicut
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you are in Iasi and want to see an authentic Romanian Christian church, go to a service on Sunday to attend the divine liturgy hold in Metropolitan Cathedral. The place is awe-inspiring if you are a Christian, if you like choir music, and if...More

Thank Iulian_11
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Ornate and very large Cathedral. A couple minutes walk from the Palace. A popular place for tourists and locals.

1  Thank whiteprince
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It's a very beautiful metropolis. I been just right after Christmas so they still had the amazingly beautiful Christmas tree inside. Very pretty.

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Cathedral is quite nice, being refurbished at the moment, with a lot of connected buildings and walking areas. It holds one of the most important religious relics in Romania, those of Saint Parascheva.

Thank mihaescuvlad
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were in Iasi on the weekend of the Patron Saint of Romania. The Cathedral draws many pilgrims and worshippers. There was a small fair and everyone brought bouquets of autumn flowers to the priests. The Romanian Orthodox Religion is strong and the experience was...More

Thank Marysenior
Reviewed 24 September 2016

looks nice but it was completely covered with some material (due to renovation) when we were there. hopefully the next time we will be able to appreciate it in full class.

Thank marcin w
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Nothing really to say..just a very large church still being renovated. If you are a believer than i would recomand praying here...

Thank Adrian V
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