Assumption Cathedral

Varna, Bulgaria
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The Cathedral of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, which is located in the center of Varna. It was inaugurated in 1886 in honor of the liberation of the city from the rule of the Ottoman Empire with the active participation of the Russian Emperor Alexander II, whose wife was an aunt to Prince Battenberg. In the architecture of the cathedral you can see the features of the Byzantine style, elements of Russian temple construction, and even some Gothic touches.
Assumption Cathedral

This is a beautiful church with active worship going on most of the time. We were mistakenly informed that one could not take photos while in the church, and later that one could buy a pass to take photos, but might have to display it many times to w.. Read more »


One of many Orthodox Churches/Cathedrals in Bulgaria. It’s a must to visit whenever you can any Churches/Cathedrals as these will give great imagination on how rich Bulgaria is with their history and architecture. Visited this place there was baptism.. Read more »


You should visit since it has a fantastic architecture.


Great Cathedral ! Architectural, constructive and most of all Holy place ! Definitely worth a visit .


Loved the place - a very ancient beautiful church. Very calm inside. On entrance, there is a helpful lady that explains the time table for different masses and sells souvenirs. Recommended for visit ??


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