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Uspenski Cathedral of the Estonian Apostolic Orthodox Church

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Nice but neglected church.

Unlike other Lutheran and Orthodox churches in Tartu this one is in a urgent need of restoration... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
DejanNS72
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Novi Sad, Serbia
Place looked beautiful, but you could not get in

I assume that they are renovating the place (hopefully) since there were not a chance to get even... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
MC0777
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Oulu, Finland
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1 Nov 2017
“Nice but neglected church.”
14 Oct 2017
“Place looked beautiful, but you could not get in”
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Construction of the Tartu Uspenski Cathedral started by the order of Peter I after the Northern War and it was consecrated in 1783. The church was established on the foundation of the Dominican Convent Church. It was initially built in the shape of...more
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Magasini 1, Tartu 51005, Estonia
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Unlike other Lutheran and Orthodox churches in Tartu this one is in a urgent need of restoration. Church itself is really beautifull building from 18th century and could be great tourist attraction. Church yard is full of greenery and really relaxing place. Unfortunatelly, church is...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

I assume that they are renovating the place (hopefully) since there were not a chance to get even to the church jard.

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Uspenski Cathedral, though is situated in the city centre, is, somehow, away from main tourist tracks. This is a beautiful building, not entirely of traditional orthodox architecture. It obviously is in need of renovation. Shame, it was closed when I was passing by, so I...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2015

t has red bricks and copper cladding on the towers and does not look too impressive other than its size and position from the outside but inside it is quite elaborate with grey marble and a very elaborate alter.Definitely worth a visit.

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