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Kazan Cathedral

Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012, Russia
+7 495 698-19-96
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Built in 1993, this is a replica of the 17th century church built to commemorate victory over the Poles and demolished in the 1930s by the Bolsheviks.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Nikolskaya st., 3, Moscow 109012, Russia
Red Square & Kitay-gorod
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Lady of Kazan Cathedral is one of many sights on Red Square in Moscow. Its salmon and white exterior are eye catching against the other red brick buildings. This cathedral means a lot to Moscovites as it reminds them of Minin and Pozharsky who...More

Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kazan Cathedral is a beautiful Russian Orthodox Church located opposite State History Museum at the corner of Red Square. The Cathedral is still functioning and worth to pay a visit inside if you have time there.

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Tucked away on a corner of Red Square, on the left as you pass through the gateway from Revolution Square, this Cathedral is one of many buildings that line th4e perimeter of Red Square opposite the Kremlin Walls. Colourful on the outside, this belies the...More

Thank Sandra and Alan S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Can't miss this particularly beautiful church at the north side of Red Square. A pleasure to see and even more beautiful on the inside. It's a functioning place of worship so make sure to go inside to see the frescos but at an appropriate time.

Thank Amin A
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan (Казанский собор) is a beautiful Russian Orthodox church located on the north side of Red Square near the Resurrection Gate and the State Historical Museum. It was considered one of the most important churches in Moscow. It was...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Kazan Church sits in the corner of Red Square near the Historical Museum. It was demolished under Stalin's orders in the 1930's but rebuilt in the early 1990's using original specs and photographs. It is a living place of worship with bright, vibrant frescoes. When...More

Thank Aussieeod
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a beautiful and picturesque cathedral inside and outside and is on the opposite side of the Kremlin wall and Lenin's mausoleum on Red Square.

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

It is located just at the corner between the Red Square and the Nikolskaya street, next to the History Museum. Unfortunately this is only a reconstruction of the original church which was destroyed by Stalin in 1936. The original church had been built in 1615ca....More

Thank aniska
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is hard to miss this pretty church right on the corner of red square. Take a look inside to see the beautiful interior and if you are lucky like we were you can hear the bells. At a little before five they started chiming....More

1  Thank Jotum
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I went to the Kazan Cathedral as part of my trip around the Red Square. The outside of the building was very pretty. I entered, and there was a sign on the door asking that visitors not take pictures inside. There were two sections to...More

1  Thank jcook5
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historical curiosities, indulge in modern pleasures at
GUM Department Store - not just for the sake of
shopping but for the sake of architectural pleasure as
well.
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