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Bedkhem Church

Nazar Street | Julfa Quarter, Esfahan 81464, Iran
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superb

Really nice paintings in that church.Emotionally feelings there.Sometime is there too many people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pkarlicek
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Cheb, Czech Republic
Wonderful

Not very big, and not as impressive as the St Joseph church, but still delightful! I loved it! The... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
justineke3
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Myans, France
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Nazar Street | Julfa Quarter, Esfahan 81464, Iran
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice paintings in that church.Emotionally feelings there.Sometime is there too many people for quiet meditation

Thank pkarlicek
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Not very big, and not as impressive as the St Joseph church, but still delightful! I loved it! The frescoes were in much detail, and I was fascinated by them.

Thank justineke3
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Despite having visited the Armenian Vank Cathedral I still feel it is worth visiting the Church of Bethlehem in the same quarter, with its painting covered walls depicting the life of Jesus. The beautiful glazed tiles are of vivid colours and the beauty of the...More

Thank Iolanda A
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

When you get fed up with blue mosques or bazaars try this original Catholic Church with lovely garden around and amazing painting inside. Unfortunately entrance is payed . Area around is good for coffee or lunch.

Thank very-sunny
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Whatever you do dont forget to see this one. After all those mosques you will want a change of scenery........this is it. Go before the package buses arrive at around 10 am

Thank Gtirman
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is an Armenian church which was built in this district when the Armenians fled from persecution by the Turkish. The art work is very bright and a bit garish. A stark contrast is the violence depicted in the Christian themes. Worth seeing! Not far...More

Thank Sue P
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Undergoing some renovations and cleaning. Very beautiful and culturally significant. I'm glad I made time for this Armenian church.

Thank rexadam
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The interior of the church was detailed, a bit gruesome, and the museum interesting, with details of the Armenian genocie, with which I was not really familiar. The surrounding suburb was quite modern, with friendly locals and good food options.

Thank Dantariq
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We did not find many tourists here compared with Vank Cathedral. But, we preferred this one. It was very beautiful although it was very small. We could have a state of peaceful mind here. The entrance was only 500 Toman. So, make sure not to...More

Thank Aska_883
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Beautifully decorated church. Personally I found the museum even more interesting learning about the Armenian history, a rather tragic one though. Very different from all the mosques and a good change. Well worth the visit.

Thank UGN21
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