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Nice place

This church is quite an old one and the colours on the windows are just magnificent. Many people... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2016
Tanwani
quite interesting place

a place to visit, especially if you are a Christian. For me as an orthodox - it was quite strange... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2015
SalomeG229
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21 Jan 2016
“Nice place”
14 Sep 2015
“quite interesting place”
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Reviewed 2 April 2015

The local name of the church is Balıklı Meryem Ana Rum Ortodoks monasteries, also known as Monestry of Our Lady of Spring is located in Istanbul's Zeytinburnu district, the district Balıklı. The church is well maintained. It is inside a cemetery at Balıklı Sivrikapı Sokak...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2016

This church is quite an old one and the colours on the windows are just magnificent. Many people come here on Sundays to pray.

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Reviewed 14 September 2015

a place to visit, especially if you are a Christian. For me as an orthodox - it was quite strange to see both orthodox icons and protestant figures together.... quite a strange sight and place as well. lots of strange and incompatible.... for me it...More

1  Thank SalomeG229
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Yes it was very interesting but this is not a Catholic Church it is Greek Orthodox!! Spoke to the onsite guide and assistant and both confirmed that NO it is not Catholic. Do not understand why so many reviews state that it is. There is...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2015

The local name of the church is Balıklı Meryem Ana Rum Ortodoks monasteries, also known as Monestry of Our Lady of Spring is located in Istanbul's Zeytinburnu district, the district Balıklı. The church is well maintained. It is inside a cemetery at Balıklı Sivrikapı Sokak...More

3  Thank Familia B
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Historic,awesome little church. Stayed untouched as a gift of Fatih Sultan Mehmet. Lovely icons, the best I have ever seen in Istanbul!

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Reviewed 20 October 2014

Balıklı Meryem Ana Rum Ortodoks Manastırı,also known as The Monestry of the Mother of God at the Spring is located in İstanbul,in the district of Zeytinburnu,in the neighbourhood of Balıklı,along Sivrikapı sokak.Easy to reach at this church by many public bus transportation from many parts...More

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