Uzhhorod Greek Catholic cathedral should be added to the list of sites under UNESCO protection
March 16, during a joint press conference, the Mayor of Uzhgorod Bogdan Andriyiv and the Bishop of Mukachevo Greek Catholic diocese Milan Shashik an issue of adding Uzhhorod Greek Catholic cathedral to the list of sites under UNESCO protection, informs zaholovok.com.ua.
Bishop Milan Shashik said that at present, the list of cultural heritage of UNESCO includes two churches of Transcarpathia - St. Michael in the village of Uzhok and Church of the Ascension of Christ, called Strukivska church in the village of Yassinya. In Uzhhorod there is a valuable monument - Goryanskaya rotunda. And in the city center it is the Cathedral and the residence of the 17th century. "They deserve to be protected by UNESCO," - said the priest.