Saint Sophia Cathedral, Harbin

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Admire the imposing, Byzantine architecture of Saint Sophia Cathedral, a former Eastern Orthodox church and landmark of Harbin. The church was built in the early 20th century, when Russians made up a third of the city's population. Now serving as a museum, the majestic building features towering spires and rotund green domes. Step inside to see photographs that explain how Harbin developed into a bustling city over the last 100 years. Take the guesswork out of planning a Harbin vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • The Church of the Riverwalk, a representative of Harper's building, comes to this city and has a leisurely stroll around the mall to enjoy the hundred years of 滄 history!
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  • A very Western structure in the heart of China. An Orthodox Church in the early twentieth century. Too bad it's dark at night.
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  • The buildings are great but not really has much different compared with other cathedral. You wouldnt be able to take picture without strangers on the background though. It is very crowded. However, I ...  more »
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