Temples of defensive type

Temples of defensive type of Belarus

Throughout history Belarus has been shocked by lots of wars. Simple peaceful Belarusians had to endure most of the hardships and tribulations. These factors led to the emergence of unique architectural structures: temples of defensive type. In these temples civilians might hide without fear during the next devastating raid of enemy. A few such temples came in good condition to the present days.

Note: Here is the list of all settlements where there are objects of this type. The photograph is the logo of the locality, not the object. In many places there are several attractions of various types. The logo of the settlements always shows the main attraction, which may not be an object of this type.