Churches

Having various structures that belong to various religions, İzmir is also an attraction center for Christians for hosting The House of Virgin Mary, which is a Christian pilgrimage site; The Church of the Councils, which is the first church to be built in the name of Virgin Mary; The Saint John Church which also embodies the grave of Saint John, one of the apostles of Jesus; the Cave of Seven Sleepers and three of the seven churches which were built in Anatolia for the expansion of Christianity. You can get further information about the churches both in the city center and around the city through the boxes below.