Historic church to become Museum

The press museum is said to be the third biggest in Turkey after the press museums in Istanbul and Bursa. Additional outbuildings may be assigned various uses as the restoration continues. AA Photo.

IZMIR - Anatolian News Agency 5/10/2011 The historic Greek Orthodox Church Ayavukla in the western province of İzmir has been under restoration for some time. A press museum will be constructed in an outbuilding when the restoration is complete A press museum will be housed in a restored outbuilding located in the western part of the garden ...

Restoration complete at İzmir Greek Orthodox Churc

30/8/2010 IZMIR - Anatolia News Agency The sole Greek Orthodox church to survive a fire in the Aegean province of İzmir in 1922 has been restored, municipal officials announced Sunday. The İzmir Metropolitan Municipality released a statement saying that the restoration of the historical Ayavukla Church, which was launched in 2008, was nearly completed. "The church will be ...