Category: Russian Church

Russian Church of Saint Nicholas

Russian Church SofiaThe beautiful white and green building of the Russian Church with its five onion-shaped golden domes is one of the city’s prettiest places of worship.

The church is designed in the traditional style of Moscow church from 15th century and built by Russian workers in 1912-1914. Named after St. Nikolas “the Blessed and the Miracle maker,” it was constructed on demand of a Russian diplomat, who was scared to worship in Bulgarian churches, which he believed to be schismatic. Read more

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