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Chiesa di San Nicolo dei Greci

Opens in 20 min: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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Great wealth

Just like the Serbian orthodox church this has a lot of gilding. It is a little puzzling that the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Catherine E
London, United Kingdom
A brief but impressive visit.

If you have seen a lot of Greek Orthodox churches then it may be that this is perfectly average or... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Kent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Just like the Serbian orthodox church this has a lot of gilding. It is a little puzzling that the Greek orthodox church here should be so wealthy but it clearly is.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

If you have seen a lot of Greek Orthodox churches then it may be that this is perfectly average or even forgettable but I have never visited one before and a step inside it’s doors revealed a very impressive sight. This is not a place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is a perfect illustration of how international and cosmopolitan a city Trieste has been for so long. Right on the seafront, this is an imposing church serving the small Greek community. Like all Orthodox Christian sites, the first impression is almost gaudy, with so...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Since Trieste is a multi culti city and has been for a long time, it is no surprise to find this Greek church. Since it is so different form the Catholic Churches it is already worth visiting. So go there and light a candle for...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Esdeka
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Another church we visited and close by. This is Greek Orthodox and there are a number of places of worship that shows the diversity of the religion in the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Built by a prosperous greek community in Trieste end of 18th century, the church is dedicated to Sant Nicholas, the patron of all sailors, and is well situated at the sea front, overlooking the Trieste bay. A symmetric facade with clear the Greek architectural elements,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

This church has a stunning interior of icons, silver panels and other Greek images. It is an intimate space for worship - a beautiful jewel box.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Beatifull orthodox church,mainly used by the Greek comunity that lives in Trieste .In a nice location near the port.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank pkarag
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It’s a nice church with a neoclassical façade which evokes the Greek temples. It was built in the late eighteenth century in the shape of a basilica with a single nave. It has two beautiful bell towers, one on each side of the front part,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank periandro
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Trieste has so much to offer in architecture and culture. Here is a beautiful Greek Orthodox church. It is pristine white and embellished with gold. It is a must see

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 991udayt
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