Agios Minas Cathedral

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Agios Minas Cathedral
Agios Minas Cathedral 01.jpg
Basic information
Location Heraklion, Greece
Affiliation Greek Orthodox
District Archbishopric of Crete
Architectural description
Completed 1895
Specifications
Capacity 8,000

The Agios Minas Cathedral is a Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Heraklion, Greece, serving as the seat of the Archbishop of Crete. It was built over the time period of 1862-1895. The construction was interrupted during the Cretan Revolution of 1866–1869.[1] It is one of the largest cathedrals in Greece, with a capacity of 8,000 people [2]

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Coordinates: 35°20′15″N 25°07′51″E / 35.33750°N 25.13083°E / 35.33750; 25.13083