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Cathedral of the Archangel (Arkhangelsky Sobor)

Borovitskaya ulitsa | Kremlin, Moscow, Russia
+7 495 695-41-46
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This church at Cathedral Square is most notable for what lies underneath it - the burial grounds of most of Russia's rulers up until the 1690s - as well as the muraled walls showing who lies beneath.
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Borovitskaya ulitsa | Kremlin, Moscow, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cathedral of the Archangel is one of a few churches situated within the Kremlin as part of your Kremlin ticket. Well worth a visit.You can go inside but no photos.

Thank hulagirlSurrey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

More limited artwork than some of the other cathedrals within the Kremlin (although there are some interesting items), but this cathedral is noteworthy for the 19 graves of Romanov family members. Especially interesting that Ivan the Terrible is buried here. As with each of the...More

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is one of several pretty little churches located inside the Kremlin proper. The exterior looks impressive enough but the frescoes inside are really worth a look. It's a shame that photography isn't allowed inside (this or any of the other churches here, and more...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 15 August 2017

There is nothing special for this church. It's just a church. A lot of paintings inside. There are much beautiful churches in Moscow, but once you are inside Kremlin, this is one of the options. You need to put 15-20 mins to visit it.

Thank AmerAmiri
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Because it is surounded by even more beautful Churches and Cathedrals, this Cathedral is a bit underrated. But take a look inside!

Thank Joop V
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Going inside is a great experience because of the energy. You have to experience it there. Spend at least half an hour

Thank Malay P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

One of the interesting churches you can visit at the Kremlin is the Cathedral of the Archangel situated next to the Ivan the Great Bell Tower. Entrance included with the general 'Cathedral Square' ticket for the Kremlin. This is a traditional Russian Orthodox church constructed...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The Archangel Cathedral is located in the Kremlin’s Cathedral Square on the south end of the square. It was an important church because it was used by the Tsars for weddings, coronations, and burials. To see the inside of this church, a Cathedral Square admission...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The single golden- domed and several silver- domed Cathedral in Cathedral Square is the burial ground of Ivan the Great and the princes. The internal part is more impressive than the external outlook. Worth to pay a visit inside.

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Impressive cathedral in the Kremlin. Great iconostases, reliquaries and the tombs of Ivan the Terrible and sons, as well as members of the Riurik and Romanov dynasties.

Thank fernandocE9816AZ
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