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Metropolitan Cathedral

Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The metropolitan cathedral is the largest historical curch in Romania. Is impressive how there is located body of Saint Parascheva, and a lot of foreign people come here to visit and see it. For me is place where I often visit for pray and silence....More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Given the fact that the body of Saint Paraschiva, the wonder making saint is placed here, the Metropolitan Cathedral is a very crowded and visited place all year round. Recently renovated and with a very interesting museum, it is a good place to visit for...More

Thank d33a
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

You can not come to Iasi and do not visit the Metropolitan Cathedral. She holds the relics of St. Paraschieva, but beyond that, the cathedral has a special religious charge. Icons are very beautiful, especially the mosaic at the entrance

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

A must do for Orthodox people and a nice place for others. Great architectural and iconography place. Holly for all orthodox people.

Thank dorin b
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

From the outside, this place already makes you wonder how it will look once you are in. With it's size, the Cathedral is a landmark easily seen in a historic old town that has many things to offer. Once you are inside, the most impressive...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This Orthodox Cathedral is famous in part for hosting an important relic and when you visit you see people lining up to see the relic and get a blessing from a priest. There is also an older church next door with some amazing illustrations by...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

It is one of the biggest Romanian Orthodox Church and not only. Wonderful paintings and special architecture. Must see it.

Thank Flavian A
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

I'm glad to know we have this kind of churches in Romania; the garden was full of roses; I recommend for visiting the Old Church which is place on the left side after the entrance

Thank Rodicut
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you are in Iasi and want to see an authentic Romanian Christian church, go to a service on Sunday to attend the divine liturgy hold in Metropolitan Cathedral. The place is awe-inspiring if you are a Christian, if you like choir music, and if...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Ornate and very large Cathedral. A couple minutes walk from the Palace. A popular place for tourists and locals.

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