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Holy Assumption Cathedral

Preobrazhenska vul. 70, Odessa 65045, Ukraine
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unusual

For an orthodox church this is really unusual- light and airy and new. Decor really beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aeronaut65
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Grand old Byzantine cathedral

Stunning interiors - bring your camera - we were also treated to a choral performance in the... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
czmdivenut
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Dallas
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5 days ago
“unusual”
24 Jun 2017
“Grand old Byzantine cathedral”
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Preobrazhenska vul. 70, Odessa 65045, Ukraine
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For an orthodox church this is really unusual- light and airy and new. Decor really beautiful and worth seeing

Thank Aeronaut65
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stunning interiors - bring your camera - we were also treated to a choral performance in the basement.

Thank czmdivenut
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Very charming and atmospheric interior orthodox church. Lots of icons to look at. Very traditional..

Thank cpolides2
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This cathedral is beautiful and definitely worth visiting. It has five domes and a bell tower and is quite interesting.

Thank bobca1947
Reviewed 7 December 2014

It is a church. It is new. It was built to replace the cathedral destroyed by the Soviets in the thirties. You go there to pray and light a candle. It does not have ancient icons or lovely old architecture but it has a powerful...More

Thank petermax9
Reviewed 13 October 2014

we had booked a tour of the temples of the city and it was one of the places we visited. Temples of Odessa will be of interest to all who are interested in culture

Thank Olivia and Davi... V
Reviewed 6 September 2013

On a sunny day, the Cathredral sits in the middle of a lovely green space in the heart of Odessa. The most impressive thing about the structure is the clean look of the building, but with the iconic look of a classical Orthodox place of...More

1  Thank skyhoosier
Reviewed 26 December 2012

I love the exterior of this church, it is perhaps my favorite in all of Ukraine. The scent of beeswax permeates the halls and chapel, and it was a very reflective atmosphere. We arrived just before some sort of mass was taking place, and not...More

1  Thank braybrigade
Reviewed 28 October 2012

This is a big shell with lots of gold embellishment - feels like a State church not a place where Christians have met for the 1000 years of Orthodoxy in the region

1  Thank Ozmarkotsis
Reviewed 17 September 2012

This cathedral is situated on the large green park of Cathedral Square (we saw pony rides here on our visit), it is also known as Preobrazhensky Cathedral. With its very tall bell tower, this cathedral is beautiful in its simplicity but not particularly unique as...More

1  Thank WonderfulWorld59
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