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Eglise Russe

rue De-Beaumont 18, Geneva 1206, Switzerland
+41 22 346 47 09
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Unusual among the Swiss buildings

We strolled past this historic Russian Orthodox church on a walking tour and the sun's reflections... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gary W
League City, Texas
Interesting small Russian Church

The golden domes are visible from the nearby Arts and History museum and the church is interesting... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
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+41 22 346 47 09
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I've never seen a russian church before but this one is very beautiful. It was a shame it was under renewal but still has some of its magic. We were afraid we couldn't enter but we were lucky to go inside to see it and...More

Thank rmcc83
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This church is very much worth the visit - north side of the old town. very well kept, small but very very worthwhile. continue on to the Bourg de Four square and then the cathedral afterwards CP & CP Family

Thank C P
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I found the Russian Church difficult to find as I was looking for the golden domes but they are currently covered in scaffolding and not actually visible. The atmosphere inside is very peaceful and with very quiet background music playing, it had a very tranquil...More

Thank Lemmus
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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!