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Kitai Gorod Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This church is all that remains of the monastery that was founded on this site in the 13th century by Prince Daniil of Moscow. A good example of the Moscow baroque style, the imposing late-17th-century cathedral sits among former mansions and current government buildings near Red Square. One exit of the Ploshchad Revolutsii metro station is directly across the street. The entire church, both inside and out, has been restored in recent years, though the rather plain interior pales in comparison to the bright pink bell tower and walls of the facade.

Religious Building/Site/Shrine

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2/4 per. Bogoyavlensky
Moscow, Moscow  109012, Russia

495-698–3771

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