Russia, Novocherkassk

Voznesensk Army Cathedral

The Voznesensk Army Cathedral is an Orthodox Church in the city of Novocherkassk, the second largest cathedral of Rostov and Novocherkassk Eparchy, the main cathedral of the Cossacks of Don region.

The Cathedral foundations were laid and sanctified in the year of foundation of the city of Novocherkassk, namely in 1805. But only in 1891 the builders started to realize the third version of construction of the Cathedral following the project made by academician of architecture A.A. Yashchenko. The construction and decoration of the Cathedral had been fully completed by the year 1904.