ST. PETERSBURG: CHURCH ON THE SPILLED BLOOD
This dazzling church in traditional Russian Orthodox style was constructed to commemorate Tsar Alexander II, who was assasinated in 1881 when a bomb was exploded on the site. After years of painstaking restoration, the church has returned to its former splendor.
Last updated July 2, 2002
WebMaster: New Music Classics Administrator, firstname.lastname@example.org
© Copyright 2002 by Joseph Dillon Ford