Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, Nice

4.3
Church · Tourist Spot
Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice houses some of the greatest Tsarist art in France. The cathedral's construction was funded by Tsar Nicholas II, and devout Russian courtiers once visited regularly. Ownership of the structure was disputed for about half a decade, and was finally settled in favor of the Russian government. To visit Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice and other attractions in Nice, use our Nice holiday planning app.
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  • We walked up to the Cathedral, but the hours are limited, so we didn't get to go inside. Still, it was beautiful from the outside.  more »
  • Beautiful orthodox Russian church. Very photogenic and amazing looking building. It is very clean so not sure if it has been restored. Inside is very small but ornate with lots of gold artefacts. I.....  more »
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  • Very beautiful. Women wearing shorts grab a sheet to drape around your legs to meet dress code policy. No speaking or photographs inside the church either. We were able to snap one interior photo from behind a pillar. Highly recommend the trip out to see it. Free entry.
  • We walked from the coast. Great way to walk through various parts of Nice. The neighbourhood where it’s located isn’t the most appealing to the eyes however it was worth it. The exterior is very photogenic. Woman cannot be uncovered however they do supply scarfs to cover up properly.

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