Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, Nice

#3 of 25 in Historic Sites in Nice
Must see · 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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  • Russian style church that has amazing architecture. You're able to go inside if you're covered, but not allowed photos. It's a nice place to relax.  more »
  • 5 mins walk far from the train station, the Church is one of the history page of the city ! be careful there is few infos inside, better to have your gsm with you or a book guide, nice garden with a.....  more »
  • 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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