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Saint Spyridon the New Church

Calea Serban Voda 29-31, Bucharest 040201, Romania
+40 745 009 061
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iWas there, very nice church

the biggest Orthodox church in Bucharest, and maybe the most beautiful one due to that, you could... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PopisteanuG
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Bucharest, Romania
Spiritually peaceful

While walking in the city I saw this beautiful church and decided to go in. It was built by a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Jose E
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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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  • Average3%
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“gothic style” (2 reviews)
“spiridon” (4 reviews)
“prince” (2 reviews)
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Calea Serban Voda 29-31, Bucharest 040201, Romania
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Reviewed 4 days ago

the biggest Orthodox church in Bucharest, and maybe the most beautiful one due to that, you could see there nice weddings it suffered a lot after earthquakes, the subway construction, etc, so so it was pretty close to be demolished fortunately, it has been saved,...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

While walking in the city I saw this beautiful church and decided to go in. It was built by a prince of Wallachia and its style is beautiful. Hundreds of paintings decorates the interior. It was partially destroyed in world war II and renovated in...More

Thank Jose E
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Saint Spyridon the New Church (Romanian: Sfântul Spiridon Nou) is a Romanian Orthodox church in Bucharest, Romania on Calea Șerban Vodă, no. 29. Originally built with Gothic influences in 1860, it was strongly modified by Patriarch Justinian (especially the towers from Gothic style to...More

Thank CristiDan
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Built between 1852 -1856 and consecrated on November 8th 1860, by Scarlat Ghica, the son of Grigore Ghica, Prince of Wallachia, Saint Spiridon the New Church is the klargest orthodox church of Bucharest. The church was built in an eclectic style, on the place of...More

Thank Mihai P
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I have been to this church several times. It is very well taking care of both outside and inside. The paintings inside the church are really pretty and the the entire church is fairly bright. Ideal if you want to take pictures.

Thank Pierre G
Reviewed 12 February 2016

This is one of Bucharest most interesting church. Different from the rest because of its naval shape this place is a must see while walking through city center.

Thank photocetera
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Beautiful work of art. This building is located south from Piata unirii (10 minutes walk). quite isolated from other attractions.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 28 October 2015

very beautiful church, close to the city center, with amazing paintings. also has a little garden with benches

Thank dudu86154
Reviewed 15 September 2015

we had our wedding here back in 1981..we visit each and every time we are in Bucharest. To me it is the most beautiful church in the world! just love walking through those doors and up to the altar and taking it all in. a...More

Thank linda079
Reviewed 8 May 2015

One of the most beautiful and of the biggest churches in town,situated at walking distance of Piata Unirii.Recently rehabilitated,wonderful painted in bright colors.The majestic interior is somehow in contrast with the outside part,painted in austere colors.

Thank zuv
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