The Church of Ascension, Yekaterinburg

Sitting at one of the highest spots in the town, The Church of Ascension boasts a bright blue-and-white facade, shiny gilded domes, and Baroque-style ornaments. Dating back to 1792, the church ranks among the oldest in town. Recently restored, it brightens up its surroundings and serves as a temple for the devotional community. See the old icons and gilded details inside and read information about the last Russian tsar, Nicholas Romanov, and his family, who were executed at this church's original location. Use our Yekaterinburg online travel route planner to add The Church of Ascension and other attractions to your Yekaterinburg vacation plans.
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  • When it came to buy cross was clean from the seller. About the sanctity of water and that her need to buy. Checks do not give! said that this donation.
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  • When driving in town I visit, just love the history, structure, beauty that gladdens the gaze, thank you for this beauty.
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  • very nice feature, participate in ceremonies. There is a nice Park and a beautiful view of the river and the city.
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