Transfiguration Cathedral

  • Suzdal, Russia
  • Suzdal, Russia, 601293 
  • +7 903 617-74-52 
    The temple is situated on the territory of St. Euthymius monastery in Suzdal, called the Transfiguration Cathedral is a monument of Russian architecture of the XVI century. Currently, the Transfiguration Cathedral is part of the Vladimir-Suzdal museum. It was built in the tradition of the ancient city of Suzdal white stone architecture.

    At the beginning of the XVII century century cathedral decorated the outside painted. Its walls were crowned with traditional local architecture arkaturno-columnar zone around the perimeter.

    Four pillars and deep apse of the space available in the interior of the cathedral. Under the leadership of Gury Nikitin was performed team of artists painting in the XVII century. The whole cathedral is decorated with painted walls and columns, filled with four lanes. Image Acts of the Apostles are located in the lower tier, while the other three - the Gospel of Christ biography. First images of the Russian tsars of the Romanov dynasty were placed at the bottom.
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Sights nearby

"Steam" Bogolubskaya and Cosmas and Damian Church
Kamenka River
Belfry St. Euthymius Monastery
Gate Church of the Annunciation
Monastery of Saint Euthymius
Dmitry Pozharsky Monument
Tomb of Prince Pozharsky in St. Euthymius Monastery
Museum "Gold Room" in Suzdal
Cross on the site of ancestral tomb of Prince Pozharsky
A fragment of a ruined mausoleum DM Pozharsky
Cafe "Limpopo" in Suzdal
Assumption refectory church in Suzdal
St. Nicholas Church
Peter and Paul Church in 1694
Pokrovsky Monastery (Suzdal)
Cells nuns in Pokrovsky Monastery
Gate Church of the Annunciation
Transfiguration Cathedral
Holy Gates with Gate Church of the Annunciation
St. Basil's Cathedral (1510-1514g.) Pokrovsky Monastery.
Belfry Pokrovsky Monastery
Passage tower Spaso Euthymius Monastery
The belfry of the Transfiguration Cathedral
Smolensk church with a bell tower
Posad house

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