Churches and Synagogues in Izmir
Churches in IzmirThe most famous churches located in Izmir are: Saint Polycarp Church, Saint John Church and Saint Helen Church.
Saint Polycarp Church or Aziz Polycarp KilisesiThis is one of the seven churches mentioned in the Bible, and it is the oldest church in Izmir. Th church was built in 1625, during the Kanuni Sultan Suleyman era. It is located on the Necati Bey Boulevard in Alsancak, however the church is only open on special days.
Saint John Church or Aziz John KilisesiThe church which opened in 1874 was a present from the Pope 9th Pion, and it is situated in Alsancak. It is still being used by the American Protestants and Catholics.
Saint Helen Church or Aziz Helen KilisesiThe church was built by Raymond Charles Pere, and it is located in Karsiyaka.
Synagogues in Izmir
The most famous synagogues in Izmir are: Beth Israel Synagogue and Algazi Synagogue.
Beth Israel Synagogue
Algazi SynagogueThe synagogue is built in 1724 by the Algazi family.
Historic Places in Izmir
Forum Bornova Shopping Centre Izmir
Ege Park Shopping Centre
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Cigarette Borek - Pastries
Tea Time Pastry
Dried Figs Stuffed with Walnuts - Other Desserts
Pursley with Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Cumin Kofte - Red Meat Courses
Spinach with Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Courgette with Rice in Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses