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vank church

this church has 172 pieces of paintings. also an amazing museum with historical amazing attractions... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tehran, Iran
Amazing to see such a complex in Iran

It was amazing to visit this complex and dispel the stereotypes of Iran that I had that it was a... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Amman Governorate, Jordan
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Nazar Street | Julfa Quarter, Esfahan 81464, Iran
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this church has 172 pieces of paintings. also an amazing museum with historical amazing attractions such as very old bible, clothes,....

Thank Tahmmiinne
Reviewed 25 June 2018

It was amazing to visit this complex and dispel the stereotypes of Iran that I had that it was a very closed off, Muslim-centric country. Nearby, we also drove past a working Jewish synagogue, which was also mindblowing. The interior of this church was beautiful,...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Isfahan is always a good idea. It is an unbelievable experince. You need to go there, does not matter in which religion you believe.

Thank Tabrizi98
Reviewed 23 June 2018

there is full of painting & the best thing is that they have guide for the story of painting with expression that you really understand & enjoy

Thank mina h
Reviewed 8 May 2018

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

Thank pkarlicek
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
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
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
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
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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