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The "St.St. Konstantin and Elena" Church is one of the oldest Christian temples in Plovdiv. It was built on top of the fortified acropolis wall.The church was named after Emperor Constantine the Great and his mother Elena. During the years, the building was destroyed and rebuilt several times. Its current edifice was constructed in 1832 with the help of local patriots. Its magnificent frescoes and icons were painted by masters of one of the most famous Bulgarian Icongraphic Schools.

Address: Old city
Directions: Next to Hissar Kapiya

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 12, 2008
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