Moscow Sights

Cathedral of the Twelve Apostles (Sobor Dvenadtsati Apostolov)

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 12/17/2015

Fodor's Review

Built in 1655–56 by Patriarch Nikon, this was his private church. An exhibit here displays icons removed from other Kremlin churches destroyed by the Soviets. The silver containers and stoves were used to make holy oil. Next door to the church is the Patriarch's Palace.

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Kremlin, Moscow, Moscow, 103073, Russia



Sight Details:

  • 350R Kremlin ticket
  • Fri.–Wed. 10–5

Published 12/17/2015


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