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Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas - Bialowieza

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Beautiful old church

We could not go inside which was too bad. It is a beautiful building and it would have been nice to... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
David W
Very pretty Orthodox Church in center of Bialowieza

Placed just by the main park in Bialowieza (Park of Car) it is definitely worth seeing once you... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
Michal M
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Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
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“Significant in village history”
5 Jul 2017
“Beautiful old church”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Polish Orthodox church in the village center. Originally Russian Orthodox, part of the 19th century Tsarist complex.. The majority of the villagers are Eastern Orthodox. During German occupation permission was given to rebuild the church after it was severely damaged in 1939. The Soviet authorites...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

We could not go inside which was too bad. It is a beautiful building and it would have been nice to go inside.

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 July 2016

...but was not once open between Monday and Saturday - it seems that to see the unique altar (?) you need to join the community on their Sunday visit of the church!

Thank markus_tobler
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Placed just by the main park in Bialowieza (Park of Car) it is definitely worth seeing once you staying in the village. It is very peaceful place where you can seat and rest.

Thank Michal M
Reviewed 24 October 2015

One of the many Orthodox churches in the region. Heavenly gates made of Chinese mosaic. Very interesting interior. Because the churches do not apply in musical instruments particular importance are the choirs. Particularly impressive is heard in the church choir Bialowieza. The evening concert is...More

Thank ziemowits679
Reviewed 31 May 2014

St. Nicholas the Wonderworker Orthodox Church ,one of the few remaining buildings of the Russian Imperial this church was where the Tsar and his family attended services during their visits.

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Beautiful outside and gorgeous inside. You will have to wait for a service to be able to visit the inside but it is well worth it if you have the time to get there when there is a service. The perimeter fence was being restored...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2012

While being in Bialowieza it's a must-see, makes great impression with it's red-coloured bricks and classical shape.

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