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Saint George New Church (Biserica Sfantul Gheorghe Nou)

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Brancovenesc style

The artwork is impressive and it is pleasant to spend some time in the courtyard. The story on how... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anfrist
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Bucharest
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Some of the best relious paintings in Bucharest and Constantin Brancoveanu's tomb

Outside the church us a statue of Constantin Brancoveanu, the ruler who was executed by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian C
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The artwork is impressive and it is pleasant to spend some time in the courtyard. The story on how the hidden tomb of the prince was found is fantastic.

Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outside the church us a statue of Constantin Brancoveanu, the ruler who was executed by the Ottomans, along with his sons, for refusing to renounce their faith. He is a saint of the Eastern Orthodox Church and his remains are here in this church, one...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've seen a lot of churches recently and this is one of the best. Just outside the historic area, but easy to walk to because of the underpass to cross the main road. The paintings in the exo-narthex are bright and fascinating. Inside is to...More

Thank Jincognito
Reviewed 29 May 2018

New St George Church has by far the most stunning artwork among Romanian churches. Amazing artwork of "the path to hell" on a mural on the outside portico (right side). Only minor downside is that I did note a few vagrants in the surrounding park....More

Thank Jolangfo
Reviewed 10 May 2018

During our walk of the jewish/old town area we saw many interesting sites, including this very beautiful church, back in the day this was part of old town. however now, a main road cuts through, making this area the dodgy part of town. We decided...More

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Lovely church. Really worth seeing. We were so lucky to be there when mass was being sung. It is one of the churches you should go to.

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 18 April 2018

It's a beautiful church. I would think the moniker of New is relative, given that it was sanctified in 1707. Designed by an Italian, the glorious frescoes were created by the greatest of Romanian artists. It has undergone a recent renovation bringing the original lustre...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This church is impressive inside but outside it is overgrown and forlorn looking The trees almost obscure it and is a meeting place for a lot of the cities homeless Like some many needs TLC outside

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Lovely place to explore! There are a lot of small treasures to visit. I really enjoied! The Caracubere restaurant is a time machine! And the ortodox chapels are like jewerly box!

Thank MFatimaV
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The colors in this church are so beautiful. The pictures I took are so vibrant that I felt like I was back there. I loved the whole raised dome with the picture of Jesus at the top and the natural light that just frames it....More

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