Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church, Grodno

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Observe colorful geometrical ornaments and crosses made of stones and tiles on the exterior walls of Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church. This 12th-century church is distinguished from other Orthodox churches by its building and decorative techniques. Walk on the majolica floor made of yellow, green, and brown plates. Notice numerous ceramic pitchers built into the upper part of the walls. The southern wooden wall replaced the old brick one, which was destroyed by a landslide. Look for fragments of 12th-century frescoes in the apses. The church has been included in the World Heritage Tentative List. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Grodno holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Kalozha Church Boris-Gleb Church and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • St. Boris and Gleb Church of Grodno (Kalozha) is a unique monument of Grodno architecture school. It was built in XII century and till our days is a place of worship. Visiting this incredible church.....  more
    St. Boris and Gleb Church of Grodno (Kalozha) is a unique monument of Grodno architecture school. It was built in XII century and till our days is a place of worship. Visiting this incredible church.....  more »
  • Ancient Church, a little bit complicated to get there by foot, but it worth that. also I propose to have a local guide to understand the importance of this church. 
    Ancient Church, a little bit complicated to get there by foot, but it worth that. also I propose to have a local guide to understand the importance of this church.  more »
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  • 13th century church. Easy: must see it. But only ones and only for ✅
  • There is no greater education than standing upon the ground of history!

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