Church of Mary Ephesus, Turkey

Church of Mary
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The walls, an arch, and the baptismal pool remain intact at the Church of Mary, possibly the first church dedicated to the Virgin Mary in the world and the site of the Council of Ephesus in 431.

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Best Known As
Church of Mary
Full Name
Church of Mary
37.944993° N, 27.339274° E  (map)
Ephesus, Turkey
Byzantine 330-1453
Ephesus Izmir Province, Turkey
Middle East continent
Turkey Middle East
Izmir Province Aegean Region, Turkey