The large and richly decorated Russian Orthodox church, designed in a mixed historicist style, was completed on Toompea Hill in 1900, when Estonia was part of the Czarist Empire.
The well-maintained cathedral is one of the most monumental examples of Orthodox sacral architecture in Tallinn. Tallinn’s most powerful ensemble of church bells is located in the church towers. It comprises 11 bells, including Tallinn’s largest bell, which weighs 15 tonnes. Carillons by the entire ensemble can be heard before services. The interior, which is decorated with mosaics and icons, is worth a visit.
This is an excellent opportunity to view a stunning Orthodox Cathedral in Estonia. Outside domes are well restored and interior is ornate. Ongoing repair outside.
This church is upper side of the town right opposite the parliament. It is just beautiful inside worth a visit.
we visited during cruise season and there were 4 other ships that docks at this port on the very same day so the town was super congested with tourist everywhere. We took the bus to the old town and...