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Warsaw's Metropolitan Cathedral of St. Mary Magdalene

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Be patient and persistent- as it is hard to get inside

The distinctive outside with the green 'onion domes' on the yellow building. The entrance is... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Lovely building

Blink and you would miss it. One of the best and smallest cathedrals in Warsaw. Lovely location not... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
Paul D
Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 Oct 2017
“Be patient and persistent- as it is hard to get inside”
22 Apr 2017
“Lovely building”
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ul. aleja Solidarnosci 52, Warsaw 03-402, Poland
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

The distinctive outside with the green 'onion domes' on the yellow building. The entrance is through a side gate in the fence. The front door is opened by the priest, up the main staircase. If the door isn't open in the afternoon, either wait or...More

2  Thank traveller-pg
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Blink and you would miss it. One of the best and smallest cathedrals in Warsaw. Lovely location not far from city centre.

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed December 19, 2016

It was very interesting to see this orthodox church during my free walking tour of Praga district. We know Poland as a very Catholic country so for me it was surprising to see a big orthodox church there. It is not as big and shiny...More

2  Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Didn't have so much time to get inside, but the appearance itself makes difference! Loved this cathedral too much!

Thank elnur222
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

It's a small cathedral located in the Praga district that almost goes unseen do to its size, however I think its worth the visit.

Thank Ivo S
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Just near the zoo is a big othodox church. Painted in yellow colour it's an old church from the XIX century. Because located in Praga the church does not suffer much during the WW II.

Thank Marian S
Reviewed August 21, 2015

You see this Orthodox Church in 10 minutes or less since it is quite small compared to others, BUT the altar is really something not to miss. Entrance is free and you cannot enter using sleeveless t-shirts although women will get something to cover their...More

Thank daesquiv
Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

A bit different n goldy. Not a must, but if you are around praga last metro station, take a few minutes to visit.

Thank Amitagain
Reviewed September 23, 2014

Beautiful orthodox church. A must if you go to see the Praga district. Close to the Warsaw Zoo and to the metro station Wileńska opening soon!

Thank Małgorzata B
Reviewed March 17, 2013

The orthodox cathedral is the biggest and the most beautiful one in Poland. Built in 1869, it can accommodate even 1,000 faithful during the Mass. You do not need to belong to the orthodox church to come and visit, and if you happen to be...More

1  Thank Tamka_Den
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April 23, 2017|
Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, open 1100-1600.