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Patriarchal Cathedral

Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Once in a month is quite ok to have a special meeting with The On in toder to clear up your thoughts.

Thank Marilena O
Reviewed 1 week ago

We nearly missed this place. It was mentioned in our guidebook as being on a hill and we were passing by on the street from where you cannot see it at all. I persuaded my husband to walk up the hill with me and what...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn’t visit the inside as it was Sunday and there was a mass at the time, we just had a quick look, it looks beautiful. Same for the outside!

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

place is nicely located and generally quite quiet, event when people visit. it's not what you would expect from such a cathedral, as it looks more like a regular church. still, worth the visit

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I visited there was a service underway so it was not possible to see much, but the inside looked very ornate and worth a return at a quieter time.

Thank JoeSeg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This beautifully restored cathedral sits within the Lipscani district and is easy to walk to. Be sure to visit the interior as the alter and iconography is exquisite. when facing the alter turn around and look up to the intricately carved balcony when the choir...More

Thank edavic
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Yet another gorgeously amazing church building in the heart of the city. Gorgeous decorations inside and out. The inside is just ablaze with gold leaf The mosaics on the outside are stunningly beautiful and just gleam in the sunlight. You've got to see this.

Thank Penelope_the_Duck
Reviewed 25 August 2017

the head office of the Romanian Orthodox Church, including the head office itself, a church with a 350 years history and a palace erased to the beginning of the 20th century the palace has a great importance for Romanians, a lot of relevant historical moments...More

Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is one of the churches to visit in Bucharest, not many tourist around, very few actually. Mostly local women and monks, amazing paintings and icons, loved how peaceful is this place.

Thank VoyagerPato2014
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This large church sits atop a big hill. It is decorated much like all of the Orthodox churches in the city, with painted walls and ceilings and gold detailing. There is a container of drinking water outside, which is nice and unusual. Worthwhile to visit.

Thank Inbal R
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