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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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"active church"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful complex"
in 3 reviews
"religious buildings"
in 3 reviews
"bell tower"
in 3 reviews
"lighting candles"
in 2 reviews
"original frescoes"
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"working church"
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"amazing church"
in 2 reviews
"unirii square"
in 7 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 3 reviews
"th century"
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"wall paintings"
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"short visit"
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"metro station"
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"visiting bucharest"
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"old town"
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"matriarch"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely cathedral surrounded by grand housing. It is a different architectural design to what we were used to for a cathedral but is beautiful inside. If you are in the area we suggest a visit and o go inside. The cathedral is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

take your time about 10 minutes walking from the center you will find this nice calm road who ends in the cathedral,inside the cathedral maybe you will need someone to explain if you realy wana know about it,otherwise without it again will deserve your time

Thank antie k
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Built from 1656 to 1658, the Patriarchal Cathedral of Saints Emperors Constantine and Helen sits on top of the hill as part of the cathedral complex in Bucharest. The paintings are 20th century restorations apart from the figure of Christ above the doorway, which is...More

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

a very nice place for the patriarchal church of Bucharest. we stopped by during a baptism. friendly people, lovely church and grounds.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

A small cathedral, initially a monastery, a place to visit when visiting Bucharest. The nearby palace can also be visited!

Thank Alexandru C
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

This cathedral is situated on the Mitropoliei Hill, near the Unirii Square, and was built between 1654 and 1658. There is the headquarter of the head of the Romanian Orthodox Church. Until the building of the Romanian National Cathedral will be ready, this is the...More

1  Thank Gabriel A
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

We stumbled on it, but it was impressive. You have to climb the hill. The entrance is and location is wonderful to this beautiful orthodox cathedral. Well worth the visit.

1  Thank Olli S
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

It is near Piata Unirii Metro Station and a small climb from the road. On the way there are a lot of sculptures, but unfortunately the descriptions are only in Romanian !! This belongs to Romanian Orthodox Church and the Metropolitan Palace is also in...More

1  Thank njan45
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

We visited this area when a church service was being held. As we walked around the courtyard, the priest singing during the service could be heard over the loudspeaker. The singing, along with the sun rays bouncing off the gold mosaic art on the church...More

Thank forshara
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

South of the busy old town this is actually very relaxing place of worship, there is an entry at the north and at the south with walls all around the place. The gate at the entrance might be closed for cars but you can go...More

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klik
10 February 2018|
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Response from Maria D |
Usually they have a morning service , from 8 am to 11 am
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