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St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery

Kyiv, Ukraine
4.8 / 20
An Orthodox monastery founded in the XI century on the site of a former pagan temple where rituals were performed in honor of Perun, Svarog, Khors and other deities of the ancient Slavic pantheon. The first church on the site of the future monastery was made of wood. At the beginning of the XII century, in honor of the victory over the Polovtsy, the laying of the Cathedral of the Archangel Michael began, at which a monastery was established. In the square in front of the temple is a sculptural group consisting of monuments to Princess Olga, Cyril and Methodius, the Apostle Andrew.
Address:вулиця Трьохсвятительська, 8, Київ
Phone:+380 97 777 7434

This church is really one of the best churches in Ukraine and it is very beautiful. It has a very good sense of relief.??⛪️✨
Nice place to visit. IT is a must. If you like walking and exploring, you will find this place very easy.
Amazing piece of Ukrainian culture. Wish it would have more care for facades as they are great, however need a lot of work.
Beautiful. Definitely worth a look just to see all the artwork. It's mind-boggling. The priests chanting was very cool to listen to.
I would question anyone who gave this less than a five star review. Spectacular and a must see when in Kyiv.
The blue walls and golden domes of the exterior are very picturesque. The interior is quite impressive as well, and it is interesting to compare the f.. Read more »
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery is a functioning Orthodox monastery in honor of Archangel Michael in Kyiv, the cathedral of the Orthodox Church o.. Read more »
Just another golden domed religious area located just a few hundred meters far from St. Sophia. Apart from being a nice example of eastern church arch.. Read more »
I was here too. Magnificent is the word best described it. The church golden domed could be seen from distance. The church has a large square at it fr.. Read more »
Wonderful place. Architecturally beautiful and renovated building complex. It's nice to see a religious building in good condition and pleasing to the.. Read more »
Beautiful and unique Building. Impressive piece of Architecture. The soft pastel blue colour of the building illuminated in the sun. Definitely worth .. Read more »
A beautiful monastery, that was newly restored. Really impressive how much was done to support the protesters during Euromaidan revolution - Ukrainian.. Read more »
It's really nice and beautiful. Is one of the places you must go on kyiv, there is another cathedral in front of this one and also the view is really .. Read more »
St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery is a functioning Orthodox monastery in honor of Archangel Michael in Kyiv, the cathedral of the Orthodox Church o.. Read more »
This place is part of our History!
On bluffs over the right bank of the Dnieper, this working monastery dates from the 12th century and boasts a multi-domed cathedral and a bell tower. .. Read more »
It's worth a visit to this restored building were as suggested by the locals.
This is said to have been the first church in the eastern Orthodox lands to have gilded domes, hence the name. It was extensively remodelled in the 18.. Read more »
Really lovely place to visit. It is free to walk around, however if you want a guided tour or to find out more info there are additional charges to pa.. Read more »
It’s really worth visiting here when you’re in the city. On a sunny day the golden roof really is glistening in the sun and the blue walls stand out p.. Read more »