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Eglise Russe

rue De-Beaumont 18, Geneva 1206, Switzerland
+41 22 346 47 09
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I'm glad we made time to visit this church as it was by far the prettiest in Geneva. As previous... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Nice to look at

We came upon this unexpectedly while walking between the natural history and art museums. We didn't... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Shoham, Israel
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rue De-Beaumont 18, Geneva 1206, Switzerland
+41 22 346 47 09
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm glad we made time to visit this church as it was by far the prettiest in Geneva. As previous reviewers have said it is undergoing restoration but you can still walk around most of it. It's a very small church so you probably won't...More

Thank LizzieLondon2014
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We came upon this unexpectedly while walking between the natural history and art museums. We didn't go in because people were just leaving services. A hidden gem in a residential neighborhood.

Thank onetireddude
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Close to the center of the old town. Very much worth a visit as very well conserved. small but interesting. take it in with the Cathedral and the Bourg de Four square CP & CP Family

Thank C P
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We strolled past this historic Russian Orthodox church on a walking tour and the sun's reflections off the gold leaf domes were eye catching and beautiful. Wish we'd had time to tour it.

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The golden domes are visible from the nearby Arts and History museum and the church is interesting for a quick visit. Whilst very attractive, inside and out, it's small and currently being repaired internally.

Thank KayBristol
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is the first Russian Orthodox church I have seen and it was gorgeous. We only saw it by chance when we were looking out of the viewpoint at St.Pierre Cathedral we spotted the gold rooftops so then made sure we found it. Worth a...More

Thank RCarysx
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Beautiful Russian Orthodox church with the prototype gold domes and white exterior. Not a big venue, but nice and different in Christian world. Magnificent frescoes and sculpture dot the interior...unique photo op not expected in Switzerland.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We spotted the gold towers on a walk around the old town. Outside the church looks beautiful with its white stone and dazzling gold decoration. It is undergoing restoration and although we entered, it was only into a small room, so I'm not sure how...More

Thank theharrogatelady
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Small Russian church currently under renovation. From out side it's covered so you csnt see it from outside but its beautiful from inside .

Thank Dina T
Reviewed 16 November 2016

A little jewel of a church with its golden spires and lovely icons and nave. I love going to lght a candle.

Thank Sylvia777720
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2 January 2015|
Response from Peter777Jones777 |
We were hoping to visit it yesterday (Wednesday, 2 August 2017) and it's still inaccessible!