Bell Tower of the Saint Sophia Church

Bell Tower of the Saint Sophia Church
«Bell Tower of the Saint Sophia Church»

At the eastern part of Sofiyaskaya embankment you can see an impressive bell tower of the Saint Sophia Church in Middle Sadovniki. The tall tent-roof bell tower was built in 1862-1868, facing the Kremlin (over the side of Moskva river). The mid-17th-century Russian Orthodox parish church of Saint Sophia is hidden behind the modern buildings attached to the belfry on the Balchug Island opposite the Moscow Kremlin.

Photo #033 taken on May 24, 2012

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