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On the world heritage list

This cathedral is outside the kremlin walls, on the banks of the Volkhov river. Not very impresive... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Itchytwiggy
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Benoni, South Africa
An old cathedral in the Trade Center of Veliky Novgorod

When we had been on the other side of river Volkhov, that is, across from the Novgorod Kremlin... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Oleg Y
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Belgrade, Serbia
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28 Aug 2018
“On the world heritage list”
26 Jun 2018
“Old church but just ok”
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This large, five-domed cathedral, dating back to 1113, is the oldest building in Yaroslav's Court.
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Yaroslavovo Dvorishche, Veliky Novgorod 173000, Russia
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This cathedral is outside the kremlin walls, on the banks of the Volkhov river. Not very impresive inside. The white church from the outside is beautiful againt the blue skies.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This church is the oldest in Yaroslavl courtyard. It looks very nice from the outside but once inside there isn’t much to see. They charge more for you if you are not Russian. I would recommend to see from the outside but don’t waste your...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

When we had been on the other side of river Volkhov, that is, across from the Novgorod Kremlin ( Detinets), we visited also this very nice and interesting by its history, the church of St. Nicholas. It is located in the Yaroslavovo Dvorishche. This sanctuary...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 6 February 2016

St. Nicholas Cathedral is the oldest cathedral on the Yaroslav’s Courtyard, on the Trade side and among all cathedrals in Russia consecrated to St. Nicholas. It was built in 1113 - 1136 and consecrated in honor of St. Nicholas the Miracle-Worker, who was highly revered...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 1 September 2008

Built in the early 12th century this is the oldest building in Yaroslav's Court. It appears to currently being restored and there was no access to it when we visited Novgorod at the end of June 2008. There were some monuments outside the cathedral, but...More

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