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Church of Christ the Savior
Храм Христа Спасителя

15 Volkhonka St.
Moscow MOW Russia

Construction Dates
Floor Count3
Basement Floors1
Floor Area3,990 m²
Building Uses
 - religious
Structural Types
 - church
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - byzantine
 - glass
 - steel
 - stone
 - wood
 - gold
 - marble
 - granite
 - concrete, reinforced
 - concrete

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire340 ftOfficial Site
Roof312 ft-"-
Internal space259 ft-"-
Barrel224 ft-"-
Roof below barrel131 ft-"-
Stylobate56 ft-"-
(not shown on the diagram)
Pedestal10 ft-"-

• Dome diameter: 29.87 m.
• Windows of barrel have height 7.81 m and width 2.13 m.
• Original church constructed from 1839 through 1883 and demolished in 1931.
• Original architect: K. A. Thon.
• Architect of restorated building: Mosproject (main architect M. M. Posokhin, architects A. N. Obolenski, D. S. Solopov, A. M. Denisov).
• Sculptor: Yu. G. Orekhov.

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