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Church of Saint Alexander Nevskiy

Dabbagha street, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-628-3866
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The staff is very polite

The staff is very polite, but being a relatively new church, i don't know if it worth the ticket to... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Levi_Jonatas
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The Church is not very large but quite meaningless if you visit.

The Church is located near the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. To enter into the Church visitors must... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
tppas2000
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Dabbagha street, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The staff is very polite, but being a relatively new church, i don't know if it worth the ticket to enter.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

The Church is located near the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. To enter into the Church visitors must be dressed decently. Female visitors must use a scarf. The Church is not very large so often overlooked when visits to this area. This church is the...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

From the outside, it appears to be a simple plain building. Something barely noticeable where it not for the fact that it's practically next to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.To forgo a visit to this church really would be like judging a book by...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of the interesting churches to visit the Christian Quarter is the Church of Alexander Nevsky (Alexander Hospice), located just across from the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer. The church is open for visitation from 9am to 6pm daily and entry fee is NIS 5...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

I visited this Russian Orthodox church last year and had to come back this year. Inside the church there the remains of one of the gates from the Roman era, the time of Jesus. The staff, Nuns are very friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is a Russian Orthodox church located very close to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre ...this church can be easily overlooked as it looks more like a hotel from the outside than a church. A large piece of the rock of Calvary can seen...More

Thank Ann C
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Reviewed 3 September 2016

On the South west end of the main marketKhan El Zeit when entering from the Damascus Gate,,also in the end of Via Dolorosa St.Alexander Nevskiy,was an army hero in the 13th Century,his victory in St Perersburg has stoped the spread of German Catholism in East...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2015

Right before you enter the plaza of the church of the Holy Sepulchre there is a Russian monastery which is very beautiful and spiritual, but it also holds some interesting archaeological finding related to Jesus. There is an ancient gate which was part of a...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2015

Thousands walk the Via Dolorosa or Via Crucis, and pass in front of this Monastery and Church, run by Russian nuns, it costs a mere NIS 5 per person to enter, and see as well how this Hostel for Russian pilgrims from the 19th Century,...More

Thank Temper43
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