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Saint Sophia Cathedral

36th & Massachusetts Ave Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
+1 202-333-4730
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Saint Sophia Annual Greek Festival 2017

My friend and I went to the Greek festival. It was excellent. You could buy Greek desserts and... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
vendetta61
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Barcelona, Spain
Must see for all Greek Orthodox and worth the visit for all others if your at the National Catherdral

I was planning to visit the National Cathedral, and Saint Sophia on a recent trip to Washington. I... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
nicthegreek2013
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Very good12%
  • Average25%
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22 May 2017
“Saint Sophia Annual Greek Festival 2017”
2 Apr 2017
“Must see for all Greek Orthodox and worth the visit for all others if your at the National Catherdral”
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36th & Massachusetts Ave Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
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+1 202-333-4730
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

My friend and I went to the Greek festival. It was excellent. You could buy Greek desserts and dinners. There were various craft stalls, a flower mart area, and various other stands. They also had dancing and ball bounces. The festival is an entertaining activity...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

I was planning to visit the National Cathedral, and Saint Sophia on a recent trip to Washington. I never noticed how close they are to one another. great to see both of them and see how different churches are designed and feel inside. Honestly I...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Although there are also frescoes and panel icons, Saint Sophia is known for its Byzantine mosaics adorning its dome and nave. The interior decoration and planning of its three aisle interior with choir loft is not only iconographically spectacular but the services are adorned with...More

3  Thank NavyJunior
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Mostly of interest to those of the Greek Orthodox faith or those interested in Byzantine architecture.

1  Thank Theol
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

This is an incredible find in DC, a church with an incredible mosaic tiled interior full of Greeks. They have great food and host wonderful festivals as well.

1  Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 2 June 2014

I had never been here before until last Saturday. It is gorgeous so make sure you bring a good camera. Great parking for a big group and the staff was amazing. Its only 5 minutes away from Maggianos Little Italy for great family style food....More

1  Thank xyliafanta
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