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St. Panteleimon Church

Baba Vida St. 15, Vidin 3700, Bulgaria
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One of the oldest churches in town with well-preserved iconostasis

St. Panaeleimon church is really a small chapel located in the garden of the Bishop's palace. Built... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas, United States
Lovely

We strolled all around town and stopped in to view this beautiful church with stunning mural... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Patricia D
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Amherst, Massachusetts
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19 Jan 2018
“One of the oldest churches in town with well-preserved iconostasis”
23 May 2017
“Lovely ”
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Baba Vida St. 15, Vidin 3700, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

St. Panaeleimon church is really a small chapel located in the garden of the Bishop's palace. Built of stone and bricks, it was completed around 1634, but its decorations have been added in later years. The rectangular nave abuts to a circular apse. The ceiling...More

Thank Gabriel H
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We strolled all around town and stopped in to view this beautiful church with stunning mural paintings and icons.

Thank Patricia D
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a very tiny church. Every square inch of it is decorated with beautiful art work. Unfortunately, you cannot take photographs inside. There was a tour guide who explained many of the works of art. We noticed some cracks in the ceiling and walls....More

Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Genuine Orthodox church, beautiful Byzantine icons. It needs repairs, especially in the entrance area (many cracked steps).

Thank Mircea1958
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

It is open only on Thursday till lunch time. Amazing mural paintings. You won't regret. If the door is locked, try to find the clergyman to open the door.

Thank Boyan A
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