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Nice place to visit

Nice renovated old church as a museum. Very well maintained by polite and disciplined employees... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
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Beautiful renovation

The building exterior is wonderful . The interior is stunning . More visitors needed to view this... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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10 Sep 2018
“Nice place to visit”
15 Jun 2018
“Beautiful renovation”
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Nice renovated old church as a museum. Very well maintained by polite and disciplined employees. Cunda owes thanks to Koc family.

Reviewed 16 June 2018

The building exterior is wonderful . The interior is stunning . More visitors needed to view this fairly recent restoration . 5tl admission ...less than £1 !!!

Thank Kati8
Reviewed 7 September 2017

See how a nice church in suc h a small island and how a good restorationIt will with to wall to the church.

1  Thank Ertugrul C
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I would recommend to walk through small streets, the way to the church is as good and picturesque as the church itself. The entrance to the church is located slightly wrong, some would say it is disrespectful to its religious past. Entrance fee 5 TL

Thank Rosy Q
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place where to pay a visit. Nice painting inside and well restored this church that now is a museum.

Thank Gianpaolo B
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Church was in ruins when I first visited 10 years ago. Now it has been restored and it is amazing to see the big change.

Thank Nihan1972
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the one and only church in Ayvalik that was properly reconstructed by Rahmi Koc who is the eldest son of the famous Koc family. Rahmi Koc has also a huge industrial heritage museum in Golden Horn, Istanbul, an ethnographic one in Ankara and...More

1  Thank Nettie2009
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Recently renovated.. I wish it was being used still for praying.. It is not.. It is being used for a museum which you may see mainly old machinery items of near history..

1  Thank halimkurt
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is a Greek Orthodox church that has been recently renovated. It is in the center of Ayvalik, easy walking distance from the square on the shore. Since it has the same name (Taksiyarhis) as the similarly recently renovated church in Cunda (which has been...More

3  Thank Dilek O
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This church in the heart of the old town of Ayvalik is well worth a visit. It is open every day except Mondays. The restoration was carried out to a high standard by the Turkish government. There are occasional concerts held here which are very...More

3  Thank fidgettyphil
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