Detail Of Church Wall With Remnants Of Fresocs . The Goreme Open Air Museum Rese ...
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Description: Detail of church wall with remnants of fresocs . The Goreme Open Air Museum resembles a vast monastic complex composed of scores of refectory monasteries placed side by side , each with its own fantastic church . It contains the finest of the rock cut churches , with beautiful frescoes , wall paintings , whose colors still retain all their original freshness in the best preserved churches . It also presents unique examples of rock hewn architecture and fresco technique . The Goreme Open Air Museum has been a member of UNESCO World Heritage List since 1984 . Cappadocia , Turkey , Asia Minor .