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Very Ornate

Our tour guide gave us a very detailed description of St. Nicholas church along with the practices... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
GLaSota
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Cheektowaga, New York
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The best Orthodox choir in the region, if not Poland.

This is the main Orthodox church in central Bialystok. It can be crowded at mass times, but that is... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Bobik D
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Warsaw, Poland
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3 Jul 2018
“Very Ornate”
21 Jun 2018
“Greek orthodox church”
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ul. Lipowa 15, Bialystok 15-424, Poland
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide gave us a very detailed description of St. Nicholas church along with the practices and beliefs of the Greek Orthodox Church. This visit was very well worth it.

Thank GLaSota
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I was a bit confused by the term Greek orthodox, but understood Greek refers to the liturgy of the Byzantine (Eastern) orthodox church which is in old Greek language. Similar to the Latin liturgy of the Roman (Western) catholic church. Built in the 1840s in...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is the main Orthodox church in central Bialystok. It can be crowded at mass times, but that is the best time to go and hear the glorious choir. They also have a guesthouse behind, which is a hidden gem for budget tourists.

1  Thank Bobik D
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This orthodox church is quite nice, but only until you have visited The Holy Spirit Orthodox Church! That one is outstanding... This one, on the other hand, has the advantade of being quite central, so if you are nearby, it's a place to visit.

1  Thank Ana L
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Try to visit during morning or afternoon service, extremely interesting to see beautiful Orthodox service and understand the local culture and religion shared by many in this region of Poland. Beautiful interiors and icons.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 28 June 2016

St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church is a church that you must to visit. Really beatiful church and with a big history.

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

It's beautiful inside. We were lucky to stay at short mess for children because of their end of school year. It was beautiful experience, especially to hear the choir singing and all the candles and lights made an unusual atmosphere. It's worth to visit!

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Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

I visited the place on Friday afternoon. It is a very beautiful orthodox church. I guess one of the oldest in Białystok. The only disappointment is that you are not allowed to take pictures inside of the church as neither cameras nor cell phones are...More

1  Thank Ola B
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