Worship

The city abound with churches of various denominations and some of them are very historical indeed.

Anglican Churches:
Christ Church, Beyoglu, Tel: (0212) 251 56 16
St. Helena's Chapel, Galarasaray, Taksim, Tel: (0212) 244 42 28
Union Church of Istanbul, Beyoglu, Tel: (0212) 244 52 12

Armenian Churches:
Armenian Patriarchate, Kumkapi, Tel: (0212) 517 09 70
Ic Horon, Beyoglu, Tel: (0212)244 13 82

Catholic Churches:
St. Anthony of Padua, Galatasaray, Taksim, Tel: (0212)244 09 35
St. Esprit Cathedral, Harbiye,
St. Louis de Francis, Beyoglu, Tel: (0212)244 10 75
Church of the Assumption, Moda,Tel: (0216) 336 03 22
Church of St. George, Fener

Orthodox Churches
Aya triada, Taksim, Tel: (0212)244 13 58
St. Mary Pammakaristos, Fener, Tel: (0212)522 17 50
SS Sergius & Bacchus, Sultanahmet,

Synagogues
The majority of the Jewish population in Turkey are Sefardic. Over 500 yeras ago, when the Jews of Spain were ordered out by the Inquisition a substantial number settled in the Ottoman Empire.
Chief Rabbinate of Turkey, Beyoglu,Tel: (0212)243 51 66 - 293 87 94
Neve Shalom, Beyoglu, Tel: (0212)244 15 76 - 293 62 23
Ashkenazy, Karakoy, Tel: (0212)244 29 75

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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