Basilica of St. John Ephesus, Turkey

Basilica of St. John
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The Basilica of St. John was built by Emperor Justinian in the 6th century over the traditional tomb of John the Evangelist. The site became a major pilgrimage destination in the Early Middle Ages.

Go Historic ID
248561
Best Known As
Basilica of St. John
Full Name
Basilica of St. John
Coordinates
37.952493° N, 27.367426° E  (map)
Address
Ephesus, Turkey
Tags
Byzantine 330-1453
Ephesus Izmir Province, Turkey
Middle East continent
Turkey Middle East
Izmir Province Aegean Region, Turkey