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Trinity Cathedral Interesting

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Commissioned by Empress Elizabeth Petrovna as a tribute to the Izmailov imperial regiment, one of the oldest of the Russian army, this cathedral with five blue domes can seat up to 3 000; it was built by Vassily Stassov from 1828 to 1835. It was the scene of Dostoevsky's wedding and Anton Rubinstein's funeral. Used as a warehouse during the Soviet regime, it was turned back into a place of worship in 1990.

Useful Information

  • Address : Izmaïlovski Pr. 7a RUS - Sankt-PeterburgSankt-Peterburg

Opening hours :

  • offices 9.30am, Fri-Sun and Bank Hols 9.30am, 5pm

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