St. John the Baptist Church, Yaroslavl

St. John the Baptist Church, Yaroslavl

St. John the Baptist Church (Церковь Иоанна Предтечи) in Yaroslavl is considered to be the acme of the Yaroslavl school of architecture. It was built in 1671-1687 on the bank of Kotorosl river in the Tolchkovo sloboda (district) which at that time was the largest and wealthiest part of the town.Its walls and dome drums are covered with richly glazed tiles; the temple's fifteen onion domes are assembled in three groups.

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Yaroslavl
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Которосльная наб., 2/1
Yaroslavl, 150000

Кафедральный собор Успения Божией Матери г.Боровичи, Новгородская область. Новгородская Митрополия, Боровичская Епархия.