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Biserica Sf. Nicolae

Strada Ion Ghica 9 | Sector 3, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 314 6450
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Breath taking beauty

The inside of this small basilica is stunning. Really amazing decor and artefacts and a highlight... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A Russian Orthodox Church in Bucharest.

This church has a particular history. This is a Authentic Russian Church but this church is now in... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
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Strada Ion Ghica 9 | Sector 3, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 314 6450
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

The inside of this small basilica is stunning. Really amazing decor and artefacts and a highlight of any visit to Bucharest. Sadly, as of May 2017, the entire outside structure is encased in scaffold and tarpaulin, so you won't be able to see anything of...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This church has a particular history. This is a Authentic Russian Church but this church is now in Romanian hands. And unfortunately the truth about this church is hidden visitors.

Thank Domovolt
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Outside covered in scaffolding and cannot be really seen. Shame as I bet this looks good. Please fix it soon.

Thank Ace28065
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I was there at night and it was in renovation, so I could not se it from inside and also inside.. :-D But I believe, that it must be beautiful! Go there next time..

Thank Kristýna F
Reviewed 27 October 2016

if you take a walk in Victoriei street there is no way you miss it. Just fabulous.....as i said ...i loved it....its a miracle Ceaușescu didn't destroyed....

Thank ilias i
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Nice church, although the setting amidst former communistic living blocks is less attractive. Lots to see inside.

Thank carolineenwillem
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We sadly did not get to see the beauty of this church as it was under renovation and surrounded by scaffolding. We could just make out the beautiful domes but the rest of the building was hidden. Whilst we were there a service was happening...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 24 June 2016

A tiny and verry attractive monument to-be-visited in Bucharest.It`s called "The student`s church", because of many students pray inside before exams...

Thank Cristian G
Reviewed 7 June 2016

This little Russian Orthodox church is almost hidden by the bigger structures around it. Don't be put off by the scaffold around it. The gleaming domes are striking and inside the opulent decoration is breath taking. The staff are very welcoming and we were encouraged...More

Thank happycamper8_12
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

The external is hardly visible due to construction On top of it google map takes you to a different location... I manual navigated to get there The interior is nice but not awesome or very impressing

Thank Moshe D
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Is the exterior renovation is still ongoing, and if so, when is it expected to be completed? Thanks!
28 October 2016|
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Response from Cristian G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, unfortunatelly, still scaffolded and under renovation for sure ;(