Cave Church of St. Peter Antioch, Turkey

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This ancient cave church is believed to have been dug by St. Peter himself. Fronted by a Crusader-era facade, it still hosts worship services and attracts pilgrims.

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Best Known As
Cave Church of St. Peter
Full Name
Cave Church of St. Peter
36.208944° N, 36.181753° E  (map)
Antioch, Turkey
Romanesque 1000-1200
Antioch Hatay Ili, Turkey
Middle East continent
Turkey Middle East
Hatay Ili Mediterranean Region, Turkey