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12 Jul 2018
“Built in Honor of Catherine the Great”
18 Jul 2017
“Kherson visit”
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Located in the area where the Dnieper River empties into the Black Sea, Kherson has a history that stretches back to ancient Green times. However, it came into its glory when Catherine the Great ordered a city founded to house her imperial navy. Potemkin had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joelyn O
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A great historical town kherson. Very strategically located and beautiful environs along dnepier river.WISH Dnepier was navigable and river cruise to kiev restarted.strongky reccomend visiting this gateway to crimea

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Part of history of Kherson, 200+ years old. Has used as museum during Soviet Era, now returned back to Ortodox church. Must see.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Vadym P
Reviewed 18 August 2016

St. Catherine's Cathedral as built in 18th century. The legend says that it was built for her Magesty Kathrin The Great to spend one night while she was traveling throug Kherson city. Later on this building become as a church which is working till now....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank M4557RNlisal
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral. Visit St. Catherine's cathedral if you want to know more about the history of the city. I would recommend to come with a tour guide, who can tell you a lot of interesting things about this beautiful cathedral. One of the oldest buildings...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank ngcgosu
Reviewed 19 March 2016

If you want to have an idea about Kherson's history, I would recommend you visiting St. Catherine's Cathedral. It is the olderst church in the city. The most influential citizens are buried near the Cathedral. You can explore a piece of city's scared history by...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 26 January 2016

When I've just entered enclosed area you're getting in atmosphere of great history. The Cathedral was built in period of governing of russian queen Ekaterina the second and the title inscription on the top says "To the sevior of human race Ekaterina dedicates to" (in...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Александр П
Reviewed 30 October 2015

This was a cool stop on our city tour. Beautiful cathedral. Not very big but lots of history. Nice area around it as well

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank BritBlackburn
Reviewed 3 October 2015

One of the nicer churches of Kherson.Good to see locals worshipping.Easy to get to by walking.You can withness on going services.18 th century building with some so so frescoes.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank yavuzIstanbul
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Build in 18th century, it was the center of the Kherson fortress. Catherine's II chair and Potemkin' burial inside.

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