St. George's Church in Drohobych is one of the oldest and best preserved timber churches of Galicia. The church, dating from ca. 1500, consists of three parts. The central block is square in plan and comprises the nave. Two other blocks contain the double apse and the narthex. Between 1678 and 1711, the church was renovated: the interior was frescoed, the octagonal structures built up, and a new belfry appeared.Put St. George Wooden Church into our Drohobych trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Drohobych.
It is one of the 16 churches that comprise a World Heritage Site named the Wooden tserkvas of the Carpathian region in Poland and Ukraine.
Памятники градостроительства и архитектуры Украинской ССР. Киев: Будивельник, 1983–1986. Том 3, с. 98. Lev Skop. St. George's Church. Drohobych, 2012.
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Amazing, a extremely beautiful church both inside and out. It took me a while to work out how to get in but someone came with a key and unlocked the church. They told me about the history of the church and showed me around the various parts. Not touristy at all a really special experience.
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