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Church of the Holy Mother of God (Skaisciausios Dievo Motinos Cerkve)

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Address: Maironio g. 12, Vilnius 01124, Lithuania
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Church in front of Mabre Residence

If you stay at Mabre Residence in Vilnius, you wont miss this church. It is located opposite of this property ( which is on the east side of Vilnius city center)

Reviewed 9 February 2017
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Evanston, Illinois
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Evanston, Illinois
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

If you stay at Mabre Residence in Vilnius, you wont miss this church. It is located opposite of this property ( which is on the east side of Vilnius city center)

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I loved this part of town. Make sure to get a pic of the church from the bridge towards Uzipus and include the little mermaid. That external image to me was the best part of it.

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Staines, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Church of the Holy Mother of God is located at Maironio 12. It is a beautiful Russian Orthodox church well worth a visit.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This church is so different from all the others. As soon as I saw it, I thought it looked just like Bratislava Castle! It's not as impressive inside as some of the others, but still worth a stop.

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Windsor, Canada
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

The church is nice to look at from outside but without an impressive interior. Coming to know that it is an Orthodox church and comparing it to the likes of Alexander Nevski in Sofia for example it becomes even less impressive. However, the church has a lot of history and dates back in its origins to the fourteenth century.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

From the exterior, I assumed that this was an Armenian Orthodox church, but it's not. That's not why I'm giving it the 3-stars though--I'm giving it a "meh" score, because the inside is pretty "meh." It's beautiful, but it's like a lot of other Orthodox churches. So, if you've seen a lot of Orthodox churches, you can skip the interior... More 

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Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Beautiful church near the bridge to uzupi . Beautiful both on the outside and the innside. This church is worth visiting .

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Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

This is another many churches in town.The guide will take you here.Slightly different from other churches.You can spend about fifteen minutes here.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

We found this lovely church as we were down in this part of the city exploring the "REPUBLIC OF UZUPIS". The church is really grand;a beautiful exterior and a really nice interior,very calm and peaceful inside the church. Initially we had been sat in the cafe across the river ,there was a wedding ceremony taking place but by the time... More 

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Palermo, Italy
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

Nice church right in the surroundings of Uzupis Republic. Nicer in the outside than in the inside, still worth to see. Not easy to be found open!

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