St. Basil's Cathedral Moscow, Russia 1534-61
This famously colorful cathedral was built by Ivan the Terrible between 1534 and 1561 to commemorate a military victory. It consists of nine chapels built on a single foundation.
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- St. Basil's CathedralCathedral of St. Basil the BlessedIntercession CathedralPokrovsky SoborSobor Vasiliya Blazhennovo
- 55.752550° N, 37.623067° E
- Red Square