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Church on the Blood, Yekaterinburg

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Dedicated to the Romanov sainthood, Church on the Blood stands on the spot where the last Emperor of Russia, Nicholas II, and his family were executed. After being held captive during the Russian Civil War, Tsar Nicholas and his family, which included the famous Grand Duchess Anastasia, were killed. Bolshevik leaders carried out the executions in the Ipatiev House in 1918, which was demolished by Soviet forces in the 1970s. Visit the ornate Russian Orthodox church, built on the site in 2003. Put Church on the Blood into our Yekaterinburg vacation planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Beautiful temple. It is a pity that at the scene of the tragedy. Inside the beautiful, clean, atmosphere of complacency. Go service. There is an exhibition dedicated to the imperial family (photo documents). Anyway, here I am baptized his daughter! Visit once or twice a year.
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  • For many visitors to the city becomes the opening story places worth the luxury Temple. Location and decoration of the temple hardly indifferent.
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  • Scary event happened at this place in the summer of 2018g. Was rasstrelena the Royal family in the House engineer Ipatiev. shot by Russian Emperor Nicholas II, his wife the Empress Alexandra fedorovna, their children — great Princess Olga, Tatiana, Maria, Anastasia, Tsarevich Alexei. The House was demolished and built a temple at this place. Were only on the ground floor of the temple, the upper floor being renovated.
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