Church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul, Moscow

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  • Beautiful temple on the new Basmannaya Street. It was built by Peter the great in Western traditions. Deserves attention also refined the fence. Currently under restoration.
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  • The stone church. apt. Peter and Paul Cathedral in Moscow was built on the image of Peter the great ("sent a drawing of the Evo's village of Transfiguration") to invade the same 2 k. rubles. It is noteworthy that only Peter was made eight drawings of future temples. Now, however, this monument of history and architecture collapses in front of residents and guests of the capital.
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  • The Church is built of Peter's time. According to legend the Church sketch in the style of German church made himself Peter i. Bell Tower built on 100 years later, it's already in the Baroque style. But the main thing is that the temple is very cozy and soulful, albeit dilapidated on the outside. It would be good to his repaired-somehow now does not keep any restoration work. But inside a small suddenly. The scene is not standard painting in the style of Russian icons, but rather in the style of the Italian Renaissance.
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  • Like expensive cars coming and not less expensive company cars of this temple
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  • The temple is closed. already at eight in the evening.
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