Wirgin Mary Church

Wirgin Mary Church

According to the inscription of the Virgin Mary Church, located on a hill overlooking the city in the south of Nevşehir Castle, it was built in the time of Pontiff Paisios and was dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The church was built with the money collected from the Christian inhabitants of the region during the reign of Abdulmecid I, and opened to worship on October 16, 1849. The church was used as a prison in the Republic period between the years 1950-1983.

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