"Church on Spilled Blood" Cathedrals and Churches Tip by don_kam

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  Church on Spilled Blood
by don_kam

This is also known as the Church of Resurrection of Christ.

It was built between 1883 and 1907 on the spot that Alexander II was blown up by the People's Will terrorist group in 1881.

A fun fact:
This church took 24 years to build and 27 years to restore!!

Directions: Off the road from Nevsky Pr. (near the winter palace)
Phone: (812) 527-38-37
Website: http://ilya-prorok.ru/

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  • Updated Jan 2, 2004
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