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Russian Orthodox Church (San Basilio)

Via Luigi Nuvoloni 2, 18038, Sanremo, Italy
+39 0184 531807
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Fascinating History

Loved to see this old church. Fascinating carvings, stone work, crypts, learn the history of people... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
New York City, New York
An interesting site

I was not familiar with the Sanremo history with the Russians. The church is under renovation but... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
Toronto, Canada
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28 Dec 2016
“Russian Orthodox Church, Sanremo”
25 Jul 2016
“Nice stop in city centre”
Via Luigi Nuvoloni 2, 18038, Sanremo, Italy
+39 0184 531807
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Loved to see this old church. Fascinating carvings, stone work, crypts, learn the history of people in Sanremo, the Russian and Eastern European wealthy royals influence.

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I was not familiar with the Sanremo history with the Russians. The church is under renovation but we were able to get in and spend time there. The woman at the front admissions desk was extremely pleasant and polite and spent time explaining the history...More

Thank jacklyncampbell
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Church sits back in a corner opposite the large carpark of the old railway station , but you can see it from a Distance ......If you have never seen a Russian church before it is worth seeing, the inside has the gold lustre decor...More

Thank Josephine Renae J
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Sadly the onion domes of the church were under renowal and repair when we visited the place, which is going to last for another 3 months according to the lady at the entrance. And she charges €1 per person as donation for enterance!!! But inside...More

Thank TheMahdi
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The orthodox church in SAnremo is a nice little church. well decorated. It is currently being refurbished. It's not been repainted yet.

Thank stadic42
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting place to visit this small but authentic russian orthodox church. Sit down , look around and enjoy the place. Euro 1,- pp A must see when in San Remo

Thank eug2102
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

As you can see from the pic the church is in renovation and we couldnt see inside. And because of that it was closed. Anyway in the inside nothing unusual, I'm 100% positive.

Thank Пётр Е
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Quite an interesting visit - 1 euro each to enter and obtain a cover up as legs and shoulders must be covered. In city centre.

Thank helsno
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Church looks great outside- i loved roof especially; inside looks like classical orthodox church- icons and saints murals on the walls. Int he basement were graves of the king Nikola I and queen Milena of Montenegro.

Thank lidkica
Reviewed 4 July 2016

As I've detailed in my title, we visited the Church on 3 seperate occasions and had the misfortune to be greeted at the door by a Russian man who was very rude and threatening and would not let us enter. HAS ANYONE ever seen the...More

Thank MH280862
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