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Orthodox Cathedral

Strada Mitropoliei 35, Sibiu 550179, Romania
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This is the second largest Orthodox Cathedral in Romania.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hagia sophia” (6 reviews)
“nice church” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
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Strada Mitropoliei 35, Sibiu 550179, Romania
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"hagia sophia"
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"nice church"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful paintings"
in 2 reviews
"religious"
in 12 reviews
"interior"
in 14 reviews
"icons"
in 5 reviews
"neo"
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"building"
in 10 reviews
"romania"
in 11 reviews
"architect"
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"walls"
in 4 reviews
"beauty"
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"culture"
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"town"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beauty of this cathedral, both inside and out is breath taking, we visited twice to absorb all its colourful beauty.

Thank SusanGuisborough
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Cathedral is very beautiful inside. There are many very nice icons and they have an area with their special relics.

Thank Ramadama
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Orthodox Cathedral in Sibiu is one of the largest I've seen - the high bolt (cupola) is gorgeously painted - as it's the entire church. An amazing worship place.

Thank Valentina I
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

nice architecture, a great experience. Recommend it to visit. is an emblematic religious place in Sibiu

Thank Emil M
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This cathedral is the miniature of the Byzantine Cathedral Hagia Sophia of Constantinople (Istambul).It is also the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Metropolitan of Transylvanian Province. It is absolutely a superb cathedral where "you can listen to the peace" but also enjoy the wonderful Byzantine Orthodox...More

Thank KattaCatalin
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

The cathedral has a nice structure, paintings and interesting seats to be seen. No fee has to be paid.

Thank Sara1818
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Located in the city center on Mitropoliei Street, walking distance from main plaza, this orthodox cathedral with a byzantine architecture is a must see in Sibiu. The exterior is the same attractive as interior. Amazing wall paintings cover all interiors. The access is free.

Thank Gabriela M
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

A free entry to the orthodox cathedral invites you a scene of wonderful interiors with paintings all over. A walkable distance from the market square, its tucked away in between residential houses. Worth a visit.

Thank Lucy_kumar
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

the ritus is closer to the catholic church, but the interior of the churches reminds you of all the greek orthodox churches. Ansd a slight touch of russian-orthodoxie. Much more frequented by now, as Romanians take over this old german-saxonian town. Visit on a sunday...More

Thank PotterUbik
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

A stunning building both inside and out, I really wanted to lie on the floor on my back with a pair of binoculars to study the ceiling !!( I didn't it would be disrespectful) Awesome beautiful paintings, Friday evening before closing was quiet but Saturday...More

Thank EnglandAnders
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