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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 church

Beautiful Orthodox Church located on a prominent position above the harbour and a tour the memorial... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anthony S
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Brisbane, Australia
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 18 December 2017
help32250
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Corona, California
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1 week ago
“Beautiful church”
Dec 17, 2017
“Beautiful but very difficult to see for a variety of reasons ...”
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Geroyev Severomortsev St., 1, Murmansk 183038, Russia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Orthodox Church located on a prominent position above the harbour and a tour the memorial to those lost at sea. Beautiful interior with many icons on the walls and well worth a visit.

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 18 December 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 22 October 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 7 July 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

Thank cardiak
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Reviewed 5 August 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 21 October 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 31 July 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 28 June 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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