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"Kazan Cathedral" Red Square - Kazan Cathedral Tip by sue_stone

Red Square - Kazan Cathedral, Moscow: 18 reviews and 33 photos

  The man playing the bells!
by sue_stone
  • The man playing the bells! - Moscow
      The man playing the bells!
    by sue_stone
  • Kazan Cathedral - Moscow
      Kazan Cathedral
    by sue_stone

Kazan Cathedral is located just outside Resurrection Gate, close to Red Square.

It is actually a replica of the original – this one was built in 1993…the 1636 original was demolished as it got in the road of parades…

It is free to enter – and definitely worth a look, as it is a pretty little place.

Even better though, is to stop by throughout the day when the church bells chime…as there is still a man who manually rings the bells, and you can see him banging away – hope he has his ear plugs in!!

Address: Just off Red Square, through Resurrection Gate
Directions: Nearest Metro: Ploshad Revolutsii
Phone: +7 495 698-19-96

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 19, 2005
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