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Church of the Savior on Waters

Geroyev Severomortsev St., 1, Murmansk 183038, Russia
+7 815 243-87-83
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Beautiful but very difficult to see for a variety of reasons ...

It is impressive but your ability to see it is difficult due to the number of people trying to see... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
help32250
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Corona, California
Small orthodox church

This is a small but pretty Orthodox Church located a few kilometres from the centre of Murmansk. It... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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Dec 17, 2017
“Beautiful but very difficult to see for a variety of reasons ...”
Oct 22, 2017
“Small orthodox church”
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Geroyev Severomortsev St., 1, Murmansk 183038, Russia
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

It is impressive but your ability to see it is difficult due to the number of people trying to see it and the amount of control used on visitors. One is barely able to squeeze down to the sanctuary and squeeze back. Photography is not...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a small but pretty Orthodox Church located a few kilometres from the centre of Murmansk. It might be worth a quick visit if you combine with the nearby memorial tower or if you stop here before visiting the Aloysha monument. The interior is...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Visitors still must be accompanied by a guide wherever you go. A little less restrictive than my previous visits to Russia. This was the second disappointing stop on a Princess cruise tour. Pretty much a time waster. Some good views but better at the monument....More

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Reviewed August 5, 2016

This is a beautiful little church located north of the city centre. It is small, but packed with interesting and beautiful religious items in its interior. Built in 2002 from private donations, its white form is visible from many points in the city and, from...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2015

Just over the memorial place for lost sailors and the submarine "Kursk" crew. its a nice wiew over the harbour and church looks very nice, it seems to be popular for weddings

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Reviewed July 31, 2015

Work was still going on the facade but the interiors were nice. A big framed poster to remember the last Tsar and his family. Quite a few icons on the walls.

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Reviewed June 28, 2015

The onion domes are covered in gold leaf and the outside is painted white so this church stands out from the grey buildings surrounding it. The entrance is simple but the inside has a beautiful iconostasis and the walls all round are covered in icons.

Thank Val C
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