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Interesting &historical

This is an interesting early church, allowing time to visit, while learning about the earliest... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Pardeeville, Wisconsin
An outstanding orthodox monument.

I have visited the church countless times in my life. Each time is different and you learn and... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Vasilis K
Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is an interesting early church, allowing time to visit, while learning about the earliest times of the Christian faith. It is currently an active Greek Orthodox Church. Take him to explore the remains of the old Babistry.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I have visited the church countless times in my life. Each time is different and you learn and notice things that you didn't notice before. One thing remains the same though. The ambience when a liturgy is on process. The unique feeling of being in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I have always been intrigued by the Greek Orthodox tradition and was not disappointed by this cathedral. You cannot take pictures inside but it is well worth a visit. The icons are wonderful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

Great ancient, 6th century Church, still operating today. Filled with wonderful inspirational artwork. The mystery is that it is build with 99 doors, and as soon as the 100 door is found, there will be a revealing prophesy to occur. Spending a little time here...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

With the church being a place of Orthodox worship respect is needed when visiting & the imposing exterior front white walls hide a gem. The internal area include cloisters & the actual church is a splendid example of an Orthodox Church & it’s iconography and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Well worth visiting this fascinating old church. There is a good museum of icons, which also gives entrance to the ancient baptistry. Very atmospheric and rather special.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Breathtaking place full of history and peaceful atmosphere. It is a must if you are in Paros. Loved it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

A place to visit while in Paros. A church with deep history, old ikons and a museum worthy to spend some time. Not to be missed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nickwineman
Reviewed 19 September 2018

It is a church with a very important history that has treasures of great religious value for all Christians and especially for the Orthodox. We were fortunate as apart from visiting this distinct paleochristian church with the miraculous icon of Virgin Mary holding Christ, we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

You will be awed by the beauty of this 1500 year old church and appreciate the workmanship in creating such a place of worship.

Date of experience: September 2018
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