Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Minsk

4.7
#4 of 16 in Historic Sites in Minsk
See 18th-century frescoes on the domed ceiling of Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary, built by the Poles in 1710 as a Jesuit temple. View a Baroque painting of the Virgin Mary behind the main altar, or follow the story of the passion of Christ from the white sculptures placed in niches along the nave. The church changed its status several times during its history. After World War II, it housed a sports society. Its original function as a Roman Catholic cathedral was restored in the 1990s. Plan to visit Archcathedral Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary during your Minsk vacation using our convenient Minsk trip planner.
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  • Inside could not visit, but from outside it is very beautiful. Stands out for its architecture. Will be in the Center, be sure to take a look. There's still a number of old town
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  • The Cathedral is located in the heart of the city, beautiful inside and out! A very spiritual place, always happy to attend Cathedral!
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  • Does not become a photograph inside, as was the service. Went to see the Interior, listen, feel. Many parishioners (Wednesday evening). Solemnly. Outside the Cathedral is impressive. Don't notice it is impossible. Located opposite the Town Hall and the flower clock.
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