In the suburbs Kamenets Yes village Nikolaevo, where an interesting monument of wooden architecture has been preserved - Church of Saint Paraskeva Pyatnitsa. This Orthodox church stands out with bright colors even at the entrance. The exact date of construction of the church is unknown, but most sources indicate the second half of the 19th century (no later than 1886).

Church of St. Paraskeva Pyatnitsa in Nikolaevo

The shape of the church in Nikolaevo is rectangular, the dominant of the building is a high hipped three-tiered bell tower.

Church in the village of Nikolaevo

Tower of the Church of Nikolaevo

The temple is decorated with carved cornices, ornaments and pilasters, the walls are sheathed with boards according to the tradition of wooden architecture.

Church of St. Paraskeva Pyatnitsa in Nikolaevo

Above the main volume of the church there are 5 onion domes.

Wooden churches of Belarus

Holy Paraskevinsky Church operating, located in the northern part of the village, below the point with the location on the map.

If you are in these parts, I recommend visiting the city of Vysokoe. Partially survived there. Sapieha castle and the estate-palace of the Potocki, in addition, you can see the old Trinity Church of the 18th century.


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