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
Country Greece
Completed 1895
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