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St. Volodymyr's Cathedral

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Address: 20 Shevchenko Boulevard, Kiev, Ukraine
Phone Number: +380 44 235 5385
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one of the places in Kiev, you must visit

just beautiful!!! especially inside. impressive painting. absolutely amazing atmosphere. Vrubel's painting is fantastic...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Vasyl P
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Kiev, Ukraine
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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just beautiful!!! especially inside. impressive painting. absolutely amazing atmosphere. Vrubel's painting is fantastic...

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Karnei Shomron, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cathedral has little historical value, but is impressive and beautiful. Especially, from inside.

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this Cathedral several times. Luckily on Pokrova, 14 of October, the greatest Christian holiday I could visit it as well. Spacious inside, holy atmosphere. Staff inside was informative and helpful.

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Visited this cathedral during an evening walk. Although very dark, but as there were prayers being held it was candlelit which gave it a very mystical and warm charm. Could have stayed there for much longer ! Very beautiful and well worth the visit

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We see this church in the night and it was beautiful illuminated. Probably better see it in the night instead of day. It situated 7-8 min walk from the Opera and ballet theatre

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a working church and when we went there was a mass going on. It is appropriate to cover head and legs if in shorts. Beautiful architecture and interesting interior.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Come across this cathedral by chance just as a weeding party were turning up and the bells were ringing out. Stunning from the outside and even more so inside, worth seeking out.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Stopped off at St Volodymyr's Cathedral as part of a city tour with Soloeast travel. we didn't stay long as it was very early in the morning and as it is a proper functional church we didn't want to disrupt the service too much. there is a small charge for taking photos inside which is well worth it if you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

One of many beautiful churches in Kiev. This one at least least you take pictures inside. Stunning both inside and out and worth the short walk from the main city centre.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We visited this church on own. Very crowded during church service. Beautiful inside and out. Many vendors in front of the church

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