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Alexandre Nevsky Cathedral (Sobor Alexandra Nevskogo)

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Beautiful cathedral

We visited this cathedral by walking from the nearby Gorodskoye Nachalo park. Mnay buses run on... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Andrew M
Nice church

If you are walking around the city, make sure you check this church out. Building in good condition... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
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ul. Sovetskaja, d.1a, Novosibirsk 630099, Russia
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited this cathedral by walking from the nearby Gorodskoye Nachalo park. Mnay buses run on Krasny Prospekt, but approaching from the south, the only optioned seemed walking. The Alexander Nevsky cathedral was the first stone building in the city, and was constructed in 1899....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building which we visited on way to the River (more of which in a Minute). Couldn’t really look around as it was in process of renovation and this is therefore included in our 3 star rating. However, the river walk, just beyond the cathedral,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

If you are walking around the city, make sure you check this church out. Building in good condition and some nice icons inside. Please don't go if you expect something kitsch like St. Basil cathedral, as this is much more traditional.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tatasz
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I've always thought this is an unfinished church, but it is not. Just a dark-looking building in a strange place. Disappointing.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Norsk-explorer
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Old church has good condition and shape. Small but inside paintings are very nice. One of the nice and historical building in the city to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Can63
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

If you visit the center of Novosibirsk you can't miss this church- right on Main Street and where heartbeat of the city begins. The gold dome and brick exterior invites you for a closer look and doesn't disappoint- the interior will have the plethora of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Since it's one of the first real buildings in town, it's a must see. Woman have to cover their hair. You can buy candles outside and light them for a gone one, for a wonder or the health of somebody It's not super impressive, but...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Hannes182
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The cathedral is the most interesting church in Novosibirsk .The style is Byzantine and is made with red-brown breaks.The interior paintings are nice,without to be something super.Is only some minutes walk from Lenin square and on the way to the church you will see nice...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Arsenikos
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit I was lucky to attend a service. Avoid taking photos during service. Beautiful interior. Has a history, worth reading before visiting. It admirable thing that the building strong against the communists aggression

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank hrbilgi
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The building is beautiful and people would enjoy both spiritual and architecture sence of such visit. Easy to find too

Date of experience: April 2017
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