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Beautiful building

This has a stunning exterior. The inside is beautiful but quite small. It is worth a visit just to... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
isobelm904
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Very Impressive!

Had to give it a rating of one lower than Excellent because it was being repaired/rennovated while... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
shchristy
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Ridgeland, Mississippi
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This has a stunning exterior. The inside is beautiful but quite small. It is worth a visit just to admire it.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Had to give it a rating of one lower than Excellent because it was being repaired/rennovated while we were there. A lot of areas were covered up and some were inaccessible. Best to go visit here when everything is finished...

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank shchristy
Reviewed 9 August 2017

While visiting the site of the Battle of the nations, we came across this beautiful church from 1913. It is well cared for, and very much loved by its growing and diverse congregation, so it seems. Get off the tram 2 stops before the Volkerschlachtdenkmal...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Beautiful building slightly out of town, but passed by the hop on hop off bus. Definitely a photo opportunity !

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I saw this Russian orthodox church from my tour bus. It has a very nice architecture, especially the golden dome at the top. The churcuh was built in memory of the Russians who fought against Napoleon in the Battle of Nations.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice place but the location is not so good, very close to a big road.. Is a very imponent bilding!...

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

quite near to the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek Leipzig with its museum, so I took some pictures outside but did not go inside.

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

Completed 1913 in memory of the 22,000 Russians who perished in the "Völkerschlacht" (Nations' Battle) against Napoleon and for the liberation of Germany. 300,000 Russians, Swedes, Austrians, Prussians battled and vanquished Napoleon's forces - at a loss of 50,000 soldiers! Excellent example of the ecclestiastic...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Only saw this from the bus but it is an interesting building located close to the old messe site. An interesting mix of Russian/deco architecture

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 11 May 2014

The Saint Alexi Memorial Church in Leipzig commemorates the thousands of Russian soldiers who fell in the Battle of Nations (1813) and can easily be combined with a visit to the Volkerschlachtdenkmal and Sudfriedhof. It is open daily 10-17h with a pause from 13.15-14h. A...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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