Fortified Assumption Church in Pidhaitsi

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Fortified Assumption Church in Pidhaitsi, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine, photo 1

Pidhaitsi, first mentioned in written sources in 1468, is a town with a population of about 2,700 people located in Ternopil Oblast, about 64 km south-west of Ternopil.

This town has preserved a number of interesting architectural monuments. One of them is the Assumption Church (1650-1653) – an architectural monument of national importance constructed in the Renaissance style in combination with Ukrainian church traditions. Pidhaitsi on Google Maps. Photos by: Maxim Ritus.

The main architectural feature of the church is a battle gallery with
Source: ukraine travel blog  

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