Dominican Church in Staryi Chortoryisk

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Dominican Church in Staryi Chortoryisk, Ukraine, photo 1

Staryi Chortoryisk, first mentioned in 1100, is a large village with a population of about 1,800 people located in the Volyn region, 100 km northeast of Lutsk.

Here you can find a beautiful monument of architecture – the Dominican Church (1741-1753), one of the most valuable Baroque masterpieces in Volhynia. The project of the church was made by the architect Pawel Gizycki. Staryi Chortoryisk on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

After the Polish uprising of 1830-1831, the monastery of the Dominicans in Staryi Chortoryisk was closed. It was given to the local
Source: ukraine travel blog  

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