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Old-Tikhvin Church of the Ascension

Gruzinskaya st., 29, Torzhok, Russia
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Nice wooden church

It has a very unique atmosphere and you can hear the church service going on outside. Amazing... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Rachael H
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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A beautiful church

This was the first church we visited in Torzhok. It's a wooden church where restoration work is... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Mark V
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Jun 10, 2018
“Nice wooden church ”
Jun 29, 2016
“A beautiful church”
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Gruzinskaya st., 29, Torzhok, Russia
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

It has a very unique atmosphere and you can hear the church service going on outside. Amazing architecture and unusual in the town and for Russia in general.

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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This was the first church we visited in Torzhok. It's a wooden church where restoration work is still in progress. This church was built on the ruins of a 12th century church and the foundations can be still found. The church is situated on high...More

Thank Mark V
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

We visited the church as part of a tour. There are few wooden churches left, but this one is in great condition. You can see where some parts have been sympathetically replaced/repaired, only by the slightly different colour of the newer wood. Outside, at the...More

Thank Paul B
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