Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, Tallinn

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A symbol of Estonia's former Tsarist rulers, Aleksander Nevski Katedraali survived demolition and the state atheism of the Soviet Union and has since been restored to its turn-of-the-century glory. Visit the cathedral, finished in 1900, and seek out multiple cupolas built in classical onion-dome style. You can enter and explore the church's interior, complete with a series of mosaics, heavily decorated icons, stained-glass windows, and domed ceilings. Be sure to listen for the 11 huge bells hung in the cathedral towers, which you can hear ringing throughout much of Tallinn during the day. Plan your Aleksander Nevski Katedraali visit and explore what else you can see and do in Tallinn using our Tallinn trip maker tool .
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  • This Orthodox cathedral built during the Tsarist period and it wanted the building to be seen all over Tallinn. Free entry and souvenirs. The famous Russian builder built the church.
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  • Russia Orthodox Church near Toempair Castle, which is unique in Tallinn's Old town. There is a light-up at night and it is very beautiful.
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  • Serene and soothing place. First thing hit me was incense stick aroma everywhere. It was so similar to temples in India. Loved the decor though candles were too expensive 1 euro for 2 little pieces😉. Photography inside is prohibited and men must remove all head gear when gng inside.
  • Alexander Nevsky is one of the Russian architecture and Orthodox Church in beautiful city of Tallinn named after the Alexander Nevsky. Church is one of the famous church in town with a beautiful architecture. The church look amazing and beautiful.
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