St Michael the Archangel Church
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St Michael the Archangel Church information
The Soviets turned this blue neo-Byzantine church, filling the sky so dramatically at the eastern end of Laisvės alėja, into a stained-glass museum. Built for the Russian Orthodox faith in 1893, St Michael's was reopened to Catholic worshippers in 1991.