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Saint Nicholas' Orthodox Church, Tallinn
(3.9/5 based on 70+ 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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  • a nice atmosphere in this Orthodox Church that has within it a valuable icon of Saint Nicholas
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  • A small church of the 19TH century which has two towers tower with black metal domes (as well as the central dome) is all topped in cross and sphere gilded pedestal a, which makes them to be pleasing to the eye. Its facade is neoclassical, having four columns with capitals Ionian type on its main facade and gable. The Church looks good, however fails to transcend the ordinary sense and saying with respect to multiple churches of similar characteristics exist. Enjoy Tallinn. LIFE... it's a trip!
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  • A fine example of a Russian Orthodox church, beautiful building to behold from the outside and the interior was equally beautiful. 
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  • Small, beautiful Orthodox Church.
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