Orthodox Church of St. Michael and St. Constantine

Orthodox Church of St. Michael and St. Constantine

The Orthodox Church of St. Michael and St. Constantine (Lithuanian: Šv. Konstantino ir Michailo Cerkvė) is a Russian Orthodox church in Vilnius, Lithuania. It was built in 1913 to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the Romanov dynasty.[1] It was built by I. Kolesnikov, and incorporates the Rostov and Suzdal architectural styles. On its consecration day of May 13, the church was visited by the former royal figure Grand-Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna, known at the time of consecration as "Sister Elizaveta", now a martyr within the Russian Orthodox Church.


References

External links

  • church listing at orthodoxy.lt (Russian language text)
  • historic photograph of the church

Coordinates: 54°40′55″N 25°16′6″E / 54.68194°N 25.26833°E / 54.68194; 25.26833