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Dark Church
Dark Church
Göreme open-air museum - Dark Church (Karanlik Kilise)

The Dark Church, so named for the little light that penetrates the interior, was used as a pigeon house until the 1950s. It took 14 years to scrape pigeon poo off the walls, but underneath were beautifully preserved 11th-century frescoes. Recently restored, the paintings of New Testament scenes and other subjects are considered the best-preserved frescoes in Cappadocia.
(Location: Göreme)
Uploaded by slavica on 5/4/2009, viewed 5665 times.

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