Goreme open-air museum: Church with the Buckle

Highly recommended
The 10C Church of the Buckle at the entrance to the open-air museum is well worth a visit. The building is divided into two churches that illustrate the rapid evolution of religious pictorial art. The first is home to moving if clumsily executed mosaics which depict the story of Christ. Those in the second church, built 50 years later, are much more advanced and elegantly portray the main figures of the New Testament.

Useful information

Address:

Göreme

Opening hours

access with museum ticket

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