Church of St. John the Baptist, Kerch

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  • Walking through the Centre of Kerch, very hard not to notice the Church of John the Baptist. The walls of the temple are very ancient, the inside walls are painted also large number of icons.
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  • It is the oldest Christian Church in the Crimea. Monument of Byzantine architecture. The oldest part of the temple is the construction of the 6th century, with the reconstruction of the X century. The temple looks not very bright, and the Interior is not characterised by the particular beauty of antiquity but is felt everywhere. Modest, but very tasteful. Visit recommend not only believers but also atheists, we share a common story for all.
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  • It is a relatively small and compact church. The architecture is relatively plain, I would not spend time to actually study and admire it from the outside. On the inside it is a typical orthodox churc...  more »

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