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Metropolitan Cathedral

Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“patron saint” (4 reviews)
“awe inspiring” (2 reviews)
“orthodox” (8 reviews)
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Bulevardul Stefan Cel Mare Si Sfant Nr. 16, Iasi, Romania
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"awe inspiring"
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"orthodox"
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"liturgy"
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"paintings"
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"faith"
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"pilgrimage"
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"interior"
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"choir"
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"christian"
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"building"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was totally impressed of the amazing paintings and the feelings that overwhelm you once you get in. It is a definitely must on your tour list in Iasi.

Thank UrzicaAnda
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The arhitecture of the place is beautiful. Also it is a major spiritual spot for Iași. It is a big part of the history of the town and also a place where you feel inner peace and tranquility. It has a very special energy. Every...More

Thank bunicuboss
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must see - a church unique on the exterior, gardens, flowers , cleanliness and interior . It is an amazing place that strikes with the splendid garden, exterior of a impeccable white color and a pastoral quiet interior Must visit

Thank lazarj868
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The most important religious landmark in Iasi, quite big but quite ordinary. If visiting you should check it out though.

Thank stefanprisacariu
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

This church is in very good restored condition. I understand the streets are packed on St. Paraschevas day. Fortunately I wasn’t there then. I walked right up to the body and touched her hands(through the material). Then I had oil placed on my forehead. She...More

Thank tomorrowsantiques
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

After visiting the Palace with the mall, St Nicholas church and Dosoftei house, then another church, we decided to make a stop here. The Cathedral is very big and housed on well maintained grounds and there were lots of people on the Thursday we visited...More

Thank TERRAvelista
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Is in center, easy to rich.I renovated and in the interior are the sanctuary of the holy Paraschiva. Is interesting the new museum that is below the cathedral.You have to lower the outer stairs to enter the museum.

Thank Turcanasu M
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This place is a church, a solemn place that you should visit when travelling in iasi, because is one of the representative sites of this city.

Thank Elena P
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The metropolitan cathedral is the largest historical curch in Romania. Is impressive how there is located body of Saint Parascheva, and a lot of foreign people come here to visit and see it. For me is place where I often visit for pray and silence....More

Thank Lungu M
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Given the fact that the body of Saint Paraschiva, the wonder making saint is placed here, the Metropolitan Cathedral is a very crowded and visited place all year round. Recently renovated and with a very interesting museum, it is a good place to visit for...More

Thank d33a
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