The Cathedral St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox inaugurated in 1912 is one of the oldest and most important Russian Orthodox buildings outside the Russia. All real estate and furniture is classified "Historical Monument"
She is inspired by the style of churches in Moscow. the inside has a very rich, ornate decoration of multiple icons, frescoes, carved woodwork and a metal pushed back and carved iconostasis.
Five years of work both inside and outside were necessary to restore its luster and splendor to the St. Nicholas Cathedral. It is one of the most visited of the Côte d'Azur (273.427 visitors in 2010 - Source: CRT Riviera Côte d'Azur Observatory), this iconic and masterful building will resume its place of jewel of the Nice landscape.
Free access from 9: 00 to 12: 00 and 14: 00 to 18: 00 except Monday.
Respect this place of worship.
Required dress (for men, shirtless and port shorts prohibited; for women, prohibition to wear a short skirt or shorts, the shoulders should be covered and it is hoped that they cover their heads).
Archimandrite Alexander (Elisov) - Rector of the Cathedral of St Nicholas in Nice Russian ortohdoxe - Moscow Patriarchate.
Open on sunday
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|Wednesday||9H00 - 12H00 / 14H00 - 18H00|
|Thursday||9H00 - 12H00 / 14H00 - 18H00|
|Friday||9H00 - 12H00 / 14H00 - 18H00|
|Saturday||9H00 - 12H00 / 14H00 - 18H00|
|Sunday||9H00 - 12H00 / 14H00 - 18H00|