Grand and glorious in the heart of Iran
Vank Cathedral is located in Isfahan province. Many tourists visit the complex every year. The Vank Cathedral was one of the first churches to be established in Isfahan by Armenian immigrants settled by Shah Abbas. Among the churches built in the Jolfa district, Vank cathedral is the most famous and exemplary specimen of Armenian architectural achievements. The cathedral represents different stages of political, economic and social status of this monitory community in Iran since the mid-seventeenth century.