Surp Asdvadzadzin Armenian Orthodox Church

Built to replace a wooden chapel that was demolished in 1759, Surp Asdvadzadzin Armenian was constructed in Beşiktaş in 1838 by Garabed Amira Balyan, the architect of Sultan Abdülmecid I. Thanks to the influence of its architect, the Surp Asdvadzadzin features a dome, although domes were not allowed to be built in churches during that period. After an extensive renovation which took in 1987, the reopened to service once again. In the a cemetery existed that belonged to the where the Abbasağa Park is located today.

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İlhan Sok. No: 28 34353 Beşiktaş, İstanbul
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