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Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin in Fili

  • Yurevo, Russia
  • Filyevskiy Park, Western Administrative District, Moscow, Russia 
    Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin in Fіlyah - Moscow Orthodox church located in the Fili Park. Temple recognized as Russia's cultural heritage and is under the aegis of the state.

    The current building was built in 1694. Information about the architect did not survive, but most researchers believe that the church was built by the famous Russian architect Yakov Bukhvostova. The architecture of the temple is very clearly reflects the style early Baroque.

    History of the Church of the Holy Virgin is very complicated. During the War of 1812, the building was occupied by Napoleon's troops, and in the temple were built stables and a tailor's workshop. During World War II the temple was located the infirmary, and in the postwar years - Composition. Only after careful restoration, in the nineties of the 20th century in the church services were renewed.

    Today the temple is a historical and cultural monument. Inside the fragments of ancient frescoes and ancient oak throne. Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin in Fіlyah is popular among believers and among secular tourists.
    • attractions
      • Cultural objects

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