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Church of Saints Simon and Helena

Sovetskaya 15, Minsk 220030, Belarus
+375 17 200-44-15
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This church really stands out where it is, with its red facade and traditional architecture in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mrs daye thurbin

part of individual walking tour. beautiful church with interesting history. especially with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Sovetskaya 15, Minsk 220030, Belarus
+375 17 200-44-15
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This church really stands out where it is, with its red facade and traditional architecture in the middle of Independence Square, which is completely packed with Soviet realism otherwise. And yet, it's not the most spectacular church of Minsk, even... I personally think the Holy...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

part of individual walking tour. beautiful church with interesting history. especially with knowledgable guide as i had with vladimir from belarustours.

Thank dbbthurbin
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful architecture with gothic elements! Inside is absolutely fantastic view! Many decorations and some sculptures! Very amazing church!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most beautiful place in center of Minsk. Around you will find nice park, Lenin monument, White House, central post office.

Thank Kristina A
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the oldest building in City. We loved to seat inside and listen nice songs and see nice people around. this place has very pure energy.

Thank MichaelDolgy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice church in Independence Square - which in itself is interesting to walk around and also underground. The church is small but nice interior. Interesting part of history as to why it is red - inquire when you visit

Thank davechi68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A not very large, but popular religious destination in Minsk. Worth the time to visit along with the nearby Independence Square and even the statue of Lenin (which almost seem forgotten). The church itself is well preserved and on the outside a dedication to a...More

Thank VetTraveler56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This centrally located church is quite lovely and well worth a visit if you are in the area. It is very near Lenin Square and the underground mall.

Thank gf1349
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is usual church, there is nothing special. If you are around, you can check it out, but nothing more.

Thank Max K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's worth a visit as part of your visit to Independence Square. In comparison to the Orthodox Churches, it is nothing special. The entrance to the underground shopping centre is nearby.

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