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Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo

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Zentrum, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although there is a strong prevalence of muslim sites to visit, missing out on this gem would be a real shame. Truly inspiring for any Christian. Beautifully preserved. Would be great if visitors actually respected the authorities wish for pictures not to be taken, but...More

Thank Sk00tch
Reviewed 12 September 2018

A highly unique church with a really relaxing and peaceful feel to it. The upstairs gallery contains an unknown infant’s tomb which makes a fascinating tale.

Thank PVP1958
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Excellent location for lovers of medieval church architecture. Besides church it is essential to visit Church Museum which is located in church courtyard.

Thank Sasa M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

this small and ancient orthodox church is a couple of blocks outside of the busy streets but is well worth the visit, the interior is magnificent in a very unusual footprint, the icons in the church (and even more in the nearby museum) some of...More

Thank Nolinice
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This church was well worth a visit trully amazing for its size, no charge interesting as its hundreds of years old.Two minutes walk from the fountain

Thank mercboy482
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This small Orthodox church, apparently the oldest in the city and built in the early Ottoman period, is tucked away on the north side of Mula Mustafa Bašeskije street, is a simple stone building on the outside but very ornate on the inside. I saw...More

Thank jenedc2016
Reviewed 7 February 2018

If you're a fan of old churches you'll love this one. It's quite small compared to other churches in Sarajevo, and very old. Upon entering, one feels peacefulness and serenity. The iconostasis is wonderful, hand-made out of wood, and quite old. The garden is beautiful....More

Thank Dario Y
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Old Orthodox church in Sarajevo is really hidden gem just few meters from Baščaršija. It's oldest religious building in this city with numerous icons and religious relics and items. When you enter this church you have strong feeling something sent you back centuries ago. Next...More

Thank Željko M
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I went there with a friend from Belgrade who is interested in churches architecture so wanted to see the local example of the medieval Orthodox church.There isn't much to see, even thouh the small museum has some interesting exhibits. Access is bit of a problem,...More

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 12 October 2017

You wouldn't expect to see such a detailed and extraordinary interior from looking at the outside of this church. I had to see this church after reading about a legend related to the child's tomb on the second floor. Again...doing your homework before traveling pays...More

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