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St. Nicholas Church

Beautiful Orthodox church located at the entrance of the city with beautiful decorations and and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
George A
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Nicosia, Cyprus
Beautiful Church from 1790

Beautiful Church and gate from 1790. Located on "main street" Lossi, so impossible to miss on your... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Halkidis
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Southwest Finland, Finland
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7 Sep 2018
“St. Nicholas Church”
19 Jul 2018
“Went for the service”
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The church together with the gates from dolomite and surrounding wall is under protection as architectural memory. The church built in 1790 is three-naved in low-key late classicistic style. Interesting is built at the same time three-part gate. On...more
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Lossi 8, Kuressaare, Saaremaa 93816, Estonia
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Beautiful Orthodox church located at the entrance of the city with beautiful decorations and and with no entrance fee.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George A
Reviewed 19 July 2018

A beautiful gate beckons you in to this church in the center of town. There are the usual icons, but nothing special.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This church is centrally located and one of the few that was opened during our visit. It has some newly minted icons which are lovely and certainly it warrants a short visit when in the old town.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Beautiful Church and gate from 1790. Located on "main street" Lossi, so impossible to miss on your way from Centre to Fortress.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Halkidis
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Our visit was a lovely experience. Our group was standing outside looking at the building and the very friendly priest invited us in for a look. The church is lovely. There is also an interesting and beautiful fresco on the outside wall facing the street.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank EstherP1882
Reviewed 7 March 2016

18th century St Nicholas church is one of two in central Kuressaare. We tried to visit it at 10.30 on a Sunday morning but the door was locked. There appeared to be people inside so we're not sure if it is closed once a service...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 24 July 2013

The church has recently been restored . It is not a big church, but it is a beautiful little church. When you enter it is like you are transferred in time.

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed 1 May 2013

One of my favorite pasttimes in Estonia is to take pictures of old churches and blog about it. In fact, the picture attached to this church appears to be a picture from my blog that I took during my second visit to St. Nicholas. I...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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