St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church

Kyiv, Ukraine

The Roman Catholic Church of St. Nicholas is the second oldest Roman Catholic church standing in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine after the St. Alexander Roman Catholic Cathedral. Today the building is shared between the Roman Catholic Church of Ukraine and the National Organ and Chamber Music Hall of Ukraine.

It was constructed in 1899–1909 and was built by the Latin Rite Catholic community in a Gothic type construction, by architects Władysław Horodecki and Emilio Sala. It stands at vulytsia Velyka Vasylkivska (Greater Vasylkiv street) in Pechersk Raion next to the Kyiv National Linguistic University between the National Sports Complex Olimpiysky and the Railroad station Kyiv-Tovarny.

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Founded: 1899-1909
Category: Religious sites in Ukraine

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Lena Seo (5 months ago)
St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Cathedral is a true gem in the heart of Kyiv. Nestled on Velyka Vasylkivska Street, this architectural marvel boasts a stunning blend of Gothic and modern styles. The moment you step inside, you're greeted with a serene ambiance and breathtaking stained glass that casts colorful reflections across the interior. The acoustics are remarkable, often hosting enchanting organ concerts that are a must-attend. What's truly heartwarming is the welcoming community and the peaceful atmosphere that permeates the place. Whether you're a local or a tourist, a visit to this cathedral offers a moment of tranquility and awe in the bustling city. A must-visit for anyone appreciating historical architecture and spiritual sanctuaries.
Kir Vladimirovich (5 months ago)
The organ music in this church is simply incredible!
VADUA MEDIA FOX (7 months ago)
Good place. Very atmospheric ☺️
Gavin Finnegan (11 months ago)
Lovely Catholic Church in Kyiv. I have posted the mass times. The church’s choir did a wonderful job. Confession was heard before and during the 10am mass (probably the other masses too). I do not believe there is an English mass in Kyiv. In the winter this church was pretty cold if you are not seated directly under the portable heaters, so bundle up :) I felt very welcome as a foreigner. Thanks!
Poseidónas Greek (3 years ago)
Very beautiful building. Majestic architecture. Very impressive. Causes respect to the masters and engineers who built this temple. Inside is very spacious. This place will appeal to representatives of all religions and atheists. Here you can make beautiful photos if you cross the street to the Holliday Inn hotel! But the local authorities do not really care about this unique place. Renovation work is often carried out. And perhaps, under the guise of renovation, the temple is being destroyed.
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