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Russian Orthodox Church of St. Mary Magdalene

Nikolaiweg 18, 64287 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
+49 6151 424235
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Interesting Russian Architecture in Germany !

It is interesting to observe a Russian Church in Darmstadt, Germany, part of the history of the... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
CLAUDIA D
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Leon, Mexico
A chapel not to be missed

Take your hat off, put the camera away, and turn off the cell phone, and enjoy the comfortable... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2017
JoelY55490
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Gemunden, Germany
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Nikolaiweg 18, 64287 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

It is interesting to observe a Russian Church in Darmstadt, Germany, part of the history of the city.

Thank CLAUDIA D
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Reviewed November 27, 2017

Take your hat off, put the camera away, and turn off the cell phone, and enjoy the comfortable private sphere of the Zar Nicolas and his Zarin Alexendra enjoyed. Their private chapel was built on soil imported from Russia to help make the chapel really...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2017

The Russian Chapel is a fascinating piece of architecture in Darmstadt and indeed Germany. Definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

We could only see the chapel from outside. Beautiful building and probably as nice inside.Right next to Mathildenhöhe.

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

A really nice example for a Russian church. It is still in use. Beautiful place to look when you visit the Mathildenhoehe.

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Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

If you're fortunate to have a few unstructured days in Darmstadt, plan to stroll to this glistening beauty in the Mathildenhohe district. Built by Czar Nicolas II, whose wife Alexandra was the daughter of Grand Duke Ludwig VI of Hesse, both the granite for the...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Germany has a few Russian chapels, mostly on spa towns which were frequented by Russian aristocracy in the XIX century but his one is special and different: it was vuilt for the Tzar and Darmstadt born Tzarina and it was consacrated as a Court Chapel...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Despite the awful weather we were welcomed to this tiny church and piece of Russian history, that's still very much in daily use. Beautiful inside and out - the surrounding park and houses are also worth walking around - the artists colony. Not too far...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

This little chapel ist just beautiful inside and outside. The architecture itself is just beautiful, and you should not mod going in as there are very nice paintings and frescos inside along with a small altar. Not to be missed if you visit the Mathildenhoehe,...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by following a recommendation from a friend. I did not regret. Very nice church intregated into a nicely arranged park and art area.

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