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Peaceful church

Hushed, prayerful interior. Protocol for women is to cover your head. Interesting tiling... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
sheffieldeats
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Another beautiful Orthodox church

This church is located near the other Orthodox church St Paraskeva. This church has also been... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Mikael F
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Vantaa, Finland
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Didzhioji g. 12, Vilnius 01128, Lithuania
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is yet another of the myriad of Churches around this part of the Old Town. Peaceful and quiet and very atmospheric bit beautiful artwork.

Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Hushed, prayerful interior. Protocol for women is to cover your head. Interesting tiling reminiscent of Istanbul.

Thank sheffieldeats
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This church is located near the other Orthodox church St Paraskeva. This church has also been devastated many times and built again. Last time it was remodeled in the Russian Byzantine style. However, a number of Gothic elements remained in the facade and interior.

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This church is very nice outside but not necessarily exceptional if compared with other Churches with more grandeur, but inside it is a very peaceful atmosphere with a lot of candles, icons and other liturgical items. Recommended inside

Thank rickyspa1
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Looks good from the outside, but walk in, and wow. The most beautiful ornamentation inside. Unique in its colours and composition. Choose a service here and listen to the choral harmonies. Beautiful.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 6 August 2017

08 July, 2017. This is a small but delightful church on a small street (Didzioji) in the Old Town of Vilnius. The place is officially called `The Russian Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas', and a metallic plaque in beautiful lettering outside, tells the brief history...More

Thank sumantra_travel
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Orthodox church of St. Nicholas is situated in the main artery of old town – Didžioji Street, close to the townhall square, so in fact every tourist pass it. The church has similar history to many churches of the city: it is very old, originates...More

Thank acorna
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is one of the oldest Eastern Orthodox churches in the city. Originally, it was a small wooden Orthodox chapel (1340), but in 1350, was built a new brick church. However, in 1514 this church was replaced with a larger Gothic church, with elements of...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Russian Orthodox church situated at Didzhioji 12. Beautiful church. Easy to miss but well worth a visit.

Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This is a cute church, very different than the rest of the churches in Vilnius. The steeple is very distinctive. Well worth a stop in as well as a photo op outside!

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