We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Church of Spasa-na-Iliene

Torgovaya Storona, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
+7 816 277-37-38
Save
Review Highlights
Nice orthodox church with masterpieces of painting art inside !

On the Trade side, that is, on the right bank of river Volkhov, is located this pearl of early... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Oleg Y
,
Belgrade, Serbia
Very nice,bright, and authentic Orthodox Church!

Very nice,bright, and authentic Orthodox Church! On the Trade side many interesting temples,I was... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Александр В
,
St. Petersburg, Russia
Read all 71 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This church is most notable for the frescoes inside which were painted by Feofan Grek, one of Russia's most celebrated icon artists.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“masterpiece” (3 reviews)
“saviour” (2 reviews)
“admission” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Torgovaya Storona, Veliky Novgorod, Russia
CONTACT
+7 816 277-37-38

Similar Things to Do in Veliky Novgorod

Write a Review
Reviews (71)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
Reviewed 30 March 2017

On the Trade side, that is, on the right bank of river Volkhov, is located this pearl of early medieval russian orthodox architecture. This church is called Spasa - na - Iliene or St.Saviour Church in Ilien street. It dates back to the 13th century...More

1  Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice,bright, and authentic Orthodox Church! On the Trade side many interesting temples,I was still a child and I remember what a spiritual impression of this temple! He's special,his being restored,admission is free!

1  Thank Александр В
Reviewed 24 September 2015

This church is located at the end of a pleasant walk, along an avenue lined with apple trees. It is set in a kind of quite wild roundabout, where it looks like the city to end. Place so evocative and lonely, that for those who...More

2  Thank Brun066
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Of course there are plenty of photos from interior of this church, but if You have an opportunity to see all this in original, not miss it. Difference is like between real ocean and photo of it. Theophan the Greek was genius and this is...More

2  Thank Uldis V
Reviewed 9 February 2013

When you get to Novgorod and start exploring it, you have a feeling that it's like a torn necklace - you find 'pearls' everywhere. even in some unexpected places. It's the case with the town ancient chirches - you can come across one even in...More

2  Thank SvetlanaMosowRussia
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Sudarushka
271 reviews
.52 km away
Berg's House
391 reviews
.49 km away
Kolobok
85 reviews
.50 km away
My Kitchen
30 reviews
.96 km away
Nearby Attractions
Novgorod Kremlin (Detinets)
1,011 reviews
1.09 km away
Pedestrian Bridge Across River Volkhov
142 reviews
.77 km away
Paraskeva Church at the Marketplace
79 reviews
.59 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Church of Spasa-na-Iliene staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit