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Metropolitan Cathedral

Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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“large church” (2 reviews)
“patron saint” (2 reviews)
“awe inspiring” (2 reviews)
Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can not come to Iasi and do not visit the Metropolitan Cathedral. She holds the relics of St. Paraschieva, but beyond that, the cathedral has a special religious charge. Icons are very beautiful, especially the mosaic at the entrance

Thank Tufus92
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A must do for Orthodox people and a nice place for others. Great architectural and iconography place. Holly for all orthodox people.

Thank dorin b
Reviewed 9 October 2017

From the outside, this place already makes you wonder how it will look once you are in. With it's size, the Cathedral is a landmark easily seen in a historic old town that has many things to offer. Once you are inside, the most impressive...More

Thank therameus
Reviewed 24 September 2017

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
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