The temple in the style of classicism was built in the early 19th century in the central part of Borisov. Construction work began in 1806 on the site of a wooden temple and dragged on until the age of 23. Subsequently church in Borisov rebuilt several times.

Church in Borisov

Like many other Catholic churches, it was closed in 1863 by order of the Russian authorities.

Church of the Virgin Mary in Borisov photo

Church of the Virgin Mary reopened to believers at the end of the 19th century, services continued until 1937, when the church was closed again. True, this time, by decree of the Soviet government, what happened throughout the country.

Church of the Virgin Mary in Borisov history

Borisova Street where the church stands
International Street where the Church of the Virgin Mary stands

For 50 years, the church in Borisov was not used for its intended purpose. At the end of the 20th century, services resumed, and the temple building began to be restored and repaired.

Borisov church

Below is a photo from 2014 Church of the Virgin Mary still under renovation:

boris church

The work was fully completed in 2016-17, and the church became a decoration of the central street of the city.

Church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary is located in the city of Borisov, on the street of the 3rd International, 28.

Church in Borisov

It is easy to find and it is clearly visible from afar, below is the location on the map:

What else to see in the city of Borisov? Be sure to check out the unique water tower и the ruins of the Borisov castle. And of course visit the main attraction - Resurrection Cathedral.

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