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Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church, Kenai
Categories: Churches, Tourist Spots
The oldest Christian Church in Kenai, Alaska. This church was established by Bishop Innokentii Veniaminov who sent Igumen Nikolai Militov as early as 1845.It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church and many more Kenai attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kenai trip itinerary builder.
The main construction of this church is made of local spruce logs under red cedar shipboards painted white. This current structure was built in 1895.
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白と青の色がいきを飲むほど美しいロシア正教会です。9-16時には内部に入ることもできます。また、この歴史地区はとてもきれいな海岸のそばにあって、対岸には氷河を見ることもできます。It is a blue and white color to breathtaking Russia Orthodox Church. You can go inside during 9-16. The historical district is near the beautiful coast, you can see the ice on the other side.show original
We visited the gift shop next to the church staffed by a very nice volunteer,...who happens to be a long time attendee of this church. It is an operating church, so not usually open to tourism, but yo... read more »
Interesting little church. A priest was there to answer questions and was very knowledgable. The church has been well preserved. Many beautiful paintings of saints, Virgin Mary & Christ. An antique ch... read more »
I remember coming here when I was 11 or 12, it was in the summer and the churchyard was full of wildflowers. Fireweed that was knee high, wild daisies, bachelor buttons, sweet peas, wild roses, queen annes lace. Just so many wildflowers.
Isn't very well kept up, looks like it's just been built and kinda abandoned.
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