Soboras Saint Michael the archangel church
Anglų rašinys. Saint Michael the archangel church.
Saint Michael the archangel church also known as Soboras. It was created in Kaunas old town, on the east side of Liberty Avenue. Specific adress is independence square fourteen.
This church project author, military engineer is Konstantinas Limarenka. He in 1890 November 10th received project confirmation from Russian tsar Aleksandras the third. Orthodox church was planned to build like construction expressing luxury. Official groundbreaking was celebrated on 29 of June 1891. Masonry works performed by guests from Černigovas goverment. The inside of building was decorated between 1894 – 1895. Pictorial works performed by russian painters. The interior was decorated by Trejus from Vilnius city. For building this temple was used 4 300 000 of bricks and it cost about 375 000 roubles.