10 Of The Largest Churches In The World

5. Milan Cathedral, Milan

Milan, Italy

Size: 10186 Sq Mts

The Milan Cathedral is the second largest Catholic Cathedrals in the world. This church is one of the best examples of Gothic architecture with 135 spires in the church. These spires are crowned with significant people of Italy. This Cathedral stands 108 meters tall.

4. Cathedral Of Saint John The Divine, USA

Cathedral Of Saint John The Divine, New York, United States

Size: 11200 Sq. Mtrs

The Cathedral Of Saint John The Divine is the largest Anglican Cathedral in the world which is 183 meters high. This church was constructed in 1892, however it took a long time for the construction of this church to get completed.

3. Seville Cathedral, Spain

Seville Cathedral, Seville, Spain

Size: 11520 Sq Mtrs

The Seville Cathedral is the largest Cathedral in Spain which is spread across 11520 sq mtrs of land. This church is also one of the UNESSSCO world heritage sites in Spain which was built between 1402 and 1528. The Cathedral is designed by French architect Rouen Cathedral. The main attractions in this church are the 45 carved scenes from the life of Jesus on wood.

2. Basilica Of The National Shrine Of Our Lady Of Aparecida, Brazil

Basilica Of The National Shrine Of Our Lady Of Aparecida, Aparecida, Brazil

Size: 12000 Sq. Mts

The Basilica Of The National Shrine Of Our Lady Of Aparecida is the most important church to the pilgrims of Marian who come here each year to worship her. The church is massive and can accommodate 45000 worshipers. It was constructed in 1834 and 1888 and also has a dome which is 70 meters high.

1. St.Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City

St.Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City

Size: 15160 Sq Mts

St.Peter’s Basilica is the largest Catholic Cathedral which was built by Pope Nicholas V in the 15th century. The church is the most important church for Roman Catholics and has statues that date back to 1662.

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