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Kotka by Day

This church is really a gem. Looks like a small little thing, but is exceptional from inside... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
KokkiKoulussa
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Helsinki, Finland
Nikolaj The patron saint of Sailors

My other brother lives just on the other side of the park. This Russian Orthodox Church was the... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2018
Mikael K
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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6 Aug 2018
“Kotka by Day”
19 Mar 2018
“Nikolaj The patron saint of Sailors”
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Kymenlaaksonkatu 2, Kotka 48100, Finland
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This church is really a gem. Looks like a small little thing, but is exceptional from inside... Please visit and have a nice walk in the gardens - Remember that Maria Purpur saved that building in a time of Krim War 1853–1856 and it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

My other brother lives just on the other side of the park. This Russian Orthodox Church was the very few of buildings which were not bombed down during the WWII. The entire city was bombed down, and so this church maintained its power as the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Built in 1799 when Kotka was Russian built Ruotsinsalmi (fortress city). It is the oldest building in Kotka. I attended my first Russian Orthodox church service, it was an amazing experience that I will never forget.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

Beautiful orthodox church in the middle of the town. Open for visitors during summertime (June - August) 12-15 on Tuesday - Friday and 12-18 on weekends.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Tommi P
Reviewed April 18, 2016

The only place that survived the Bombing in Kotka .. During the last war. .. Active orthodox..parish

Date of experience: September 2015
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