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Saint Nicholas' Orthodox Church, Tallinn

(3.9/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
Known for its intricate iconostasis, Saint Nicholas' Orthodox Church houses 16th-century paintings and vibrant decor. Built in 1827, this Classicist-style church consists of two bell towers and a large copper dome. The white and orange outer facade emerges from a narrow cobblestone street. Step inside to view artistic objects and lavish decor. Light plays off many surfaces inside the main dome, which is lined with colorful glass and rich ornaments. You can get souvenirs and religious literature inside the church. Plan your visit to Saint Nicholas' Orthodox Church and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Tallinn itinerary planner.
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  • After a guided walk in town. We got to go into this church. Interesting to see all the decorations. However, no shooting indoors, silence and without headgear. Afterwards, it was begging outside.
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  • It was the lovely form of cream colored Church. Even though building color either, decorations, various times, became a cute town.
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  • a nice atmosphere in this Orthodox Church that has within it a valuable icon of Saint Nicholas
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  • Small, beautiful Orthodox Church.
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