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Transfiguration Cathedral

Bogoyavleniya Sq., 25/2, Yaroslavl 150000, Russia
+7 485 230-40-72
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Its outstanding features are its helmet shaped domes and its age

The Transfiguration Cathedral is located in the Spassky -PreobrazhenskyMonastery complex. It is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
retireeVancouver
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Vancouver
Sparkling Domes

Visiting on a sunny day, the golden domes were sparkling in the sunshine. We were treated to an... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Sandra and Alan S
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
24 Apr 2017
“Sparkling Domes”
29 Oct 2016
“History alive”
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Bogoyavleniya Sq., 25/2, Yaroslavl 150000, Russia
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+7 485 230-40-72
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Transfiguration Cathedral is located in the Spassky -PreobrazhenskyMonastery complex. It is the oldest building in Yaroslavl with a foundation that is 800 years old and the church 500 years old. This church was built in the early 1500s after a fire burnt to the...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visiting on a sunny day, the golden domes were sparkling in the sunshine. We were treated to an acapella choral performance in the undercroft, giving an insight into Russian folk music.

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Transfiguration Cathedral and Monastery was built during the 12th-16th century. It served as the kremlin or protected area of the city so has thick walls around it. An eternal flame is at the entrance and has a magnificent view in the rear.

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A fortified monastery and Cathedral. It is the oldest building in Yaroslavl. It houses icons and frescoes.

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