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Church of St. Mary of the Spring

3, Seyitnizam Mah, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 582 94 56
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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 January 21, 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 September 14, 2015
Salome G
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Jan 21, 2016
“Nice place”
Sep 14, 2015
“quite interesting place”
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3, Seyitnizam Mah, Istanbul, Turkey
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+90 212 582 94 56
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Reviewed January 21, 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.

Thank Tanwani
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Reviewed September 14, 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

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Reviewed June 5, 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 April 2, 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 February 15, 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 October 19, 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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