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Eglise Russe

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Stunning place to visit in the old city part!

This church has a unique architecture, located in the old city part of Geneva, if you come as a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
serenalila
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Geneva, Switzerland
Nice church

Very nice church located in a really nice area of Geneva. It is small so don't expect a very big... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
LuisFafe_Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church has a unique architecture, located in the old city part of Geneva, if you come as a tourist, you should definitely visit it.

Thank serenalila
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Very nice church located in a really nice area of Geneva. It is small so don't expect a very big building but it definitely deserves a visit.

Thank LuisFafe_Portugal
Reviewed 21 August 2018

A Russian community in Geneva, which has been there for years built this beautiful church in the Russian Orthodox style. It stands out amongst other buildings and is worth a visit.

Thank mschmitt255
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Very welcoming, respectable & holy. We arrived for the service and the devotion the has been poured into this beautiful building to show Christ love is incredibly moving. Its advisable for ladies to cover their hair, out of respect although I'm not sure if this...More

Thank TheExploringShoes
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Photos were not allowed inside the church, so I have nothing to show, but I was intrigued to see a priest facing forward, away from people, chanting from a book, while three women stood behind him, making a sign of the cross. I wish I...More

Thank Lynne D
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church tucked into a quiet neighborhood. I wish I could have attended a service. It is not far from the bus stop, but cannot be seen from the stop.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

a piece of flamboyant art in te heart of town yes it's worth a visit better a decent dress code to fully profit from a inside visit........respect traditions......

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This beautiful Orthodox Church was built with the financial support from Russia. It reflects a Russian style inspired from the muscovite architecture and Byzantine art. It was consecrated in 1866 as the church for the Exaltation of the holy Cross. Its sublime golden cupolas sparkle...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

My office is in front of it. Everyday I walk pass it and realise how beautiful it is. The area is so quiet and peaceful.

Thank lcfb
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This church is absolutely beautiful! Just a cross the road from the museum of history and art, so pop over if your visiting there.

Thank Lyn T
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We were hoping to visit it yesterday (Wednesday, 2 August 2017) and it's still inaccessible!
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