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Demetrius Cathedral (Vladimir)

  • Kommunar, Russia
  • Klyasminskoye Str., 8
    Vladimir, Vladimir region, Russian Federation 108 m SE
     
    Demetrius Cathedral is located in the city of Vladimir. In some sources he referred to as "Dmitrov". It was built, according to the chronicles found, in 1191, at the princely court by order of Vsevolod the Big Nest.

    The cathedral itself is known for its decorated with reliefs, of which there are more than six hundred. They depict saints, some animals - both real and mythical. A large number of these reliefs still standing in its original form. Some were replaced during the restoration in the XIX century.

    The inner part of the temple was adorned with a huge number of frescoes, and only some of them have reached our time. One of the frescoes, which survived only a part, reflects the composition of the "Last Judgment."
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Sights nearby

Historical Museum of Vladimir
Bolshaya Moskovskaya
Cafe "Cathedral Square"
Cathedral Square
Monument to Alexander Nevsky
Monument "2000 years of Christmas"
St. Nicholas Church Kremlin
The bell tower of the Assumption Cathedral in Vladimir
Cathedral of the Assumption (Vladimir)
Pushkin Square in Vladimir
Monument Andrei Rublev
Monument in honor of the 850th anniversary of the founding of the city of Vladimir
Monument to Lenin
Building of the former City Council
State Bank building. Vladimir
Park them. Pushkin
Nativity Monastery
Nativity Convent
Alexander Nevsky Church
Nativity Monastery. Trim a temple in honor of the Nativity
The Museum Center "Chamber"
Cathedral of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Monument Baptist Vladimir land
River Klyazma
Complex "Shopping malls"

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