Church of the Savior on Blood St. Petersburg, Russia

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This magnificent cathedral, full of color inside and out, was begun by Alexander III in 1883 in memory of his father, who was killed on this spot. Used as a warehouse in the Soviet era, it is now a museum.

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319498
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59.940203° N, 30.328660° E

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Church of the Savior on Blood (St. Petersburg, Russia)
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April 11, 2015