Tallinn

Interestingly, this Orthodox Cathedral was intended to be demolished in 1924 because it was regarded as a symbol of oppression.  It was saved only by the lack of funds.  It was meticulously restored when Estonia got its independence from Russia in 1991.

Alexander Nevsky Cathedral Tallinn

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One thought on “Tallinn

  1. Bipasha March 3, 2017 / 1:23 pm

    oh how lucky that they did not destroy this beautiful piece of architecture, right?!

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