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Saint Sophia Cathedral

Zamkovaya St., 1, Polotsk, Belarus
+375 214 42-53-40
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A piece of History

Interesting to visit and unusually for Belarus most of the information signs have an English... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
w0rkinghard
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Pershore, United Kingdom
Disappointing.

Visited this cathedral on my last day in Belarus. Was told that this is similar to those in Russia... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
herculeshimself
,
New Delhi, India
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
9 Sep 2016
“A piece of History”
29 Jan 2016
“Disappointing.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Zamkovaya St., 1, Polotsk, Belarus
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+375 214 42-53-40
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Interesting to visit and unusually for Belarus most of the information signs have an English translation. Not the most visually stunning Cathedral but of great historical importance to the people of Polotsk. The little shop sells a good book (with english translation) that explains the...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Visited this cathedral on my last day in Belarus. Was told that this is similar to those in Russia and Ukraine but it was not so. Its has some good artifacts inside but I would say it doesn't have much to offer.

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Reviewed 12 October 2014

This church was rebuilt after a gunpowder explosion in the 18th century. Unfortunately the interior is disappointing although the excavations somewhat compensate the loss of historical value. The sight is very nice on the river Dvina.

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