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St. Peter's Church and Monastery, Tel Aviv

St. Peter's Church and Monastery - Tel Aviv, Israel
St. Peter's Church and Monastery
Old Jaffa, Jaffa, IsraelMap
+972 3 640 2222
Neighborhood: Jaffa
Overview

With its tall brick fa├žade and towering belfry, St. Peter's Church and Monastery is the single largest and most distinctive building in the quaint Old Jaffa area. The building was built over a medieval citadel; Napoleon is said to have visited the monastery. It was most recently renovated in 1903.The interior of the church itself is awesome, reminiscent of cathedrals in Europe, with a high vaulted ceiling, stained glass windows, and marble walls. Masses are conducted in English, Italian, Spanish, Polish and German. A schedule is available at the church and it is open to the public everyday.

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