Istanbul

Beylerbeyi Palace

Beylerbeyi Palace Beylerbeyi Palace is a palace in Istanbul , designed by Sarkis Balyan. and , this palace, which is simpler, was built as a guest house by Sultan Abdulaziz. Beylerbeyi Palace, which is one of the important structures of our list of , was built between 1860 and 1865 …

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Galata Mevlevihanesi Museum Information

The Galata Mevlevihanesi, or Kulekapı Mevlevihanesi , is a former Mevlevihane in Beyoğlu, Istanbul . What does ” Mevlevihane lev mean? Mevlevihane, Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi established in the name of the Mevlevi order of religious worship and where they live. The most important Galata Mevlevihane in Turkey, Konya is in …

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Aya Irini Church

Aya İrini Church is a church built in the 6th century. Istanbul ‘s first Christian region mentioned in part one of the first structures made Hagia Eirene, after the conquest of Istanbul’s Topkapi Palace ‘ s were included. The acoustics of the church, which was also used as a weapon …

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Fatih Mosque and Complex Information

Fatih Mosque and Complex , which has experienced the brutality of nature many times, is known as the structure that started a tradition in the Ottoman Empire. The religious structure, which was the first of the selinin mosques built by the sultans and their families, gained a great deal of …

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Chora Church

Kariye Museum is one of the most important museums of Istanbul in Edirnekapı. The name of this building, which was converted from Chora Church to a museum , is thought to come from the word is Karye bu which means , urban, village gelen in Ottoman Turkish. Chora Church was …

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Ortaköy Mosque (Büyük Mecidiye Mosque)

Ortaköy Mosque (Büyük Mecidiye Mosque) One of the most beautiful buildings of Istanbul , Ortaköy Mosque is a 19th century Ottoman mosque. The building, whose main name is Büyük Mecidiye Mosque , was completed in 1854. It is known that the first building was built by Mahmud Agha, but this …

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Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts

Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts is a museum of Turkish and Islamic works. The museum’s collection, which consists of approximately 33,000 works, includes ethnography, metal, glass, pottery, carpets, kilims, paperwork, stone and writing. In the last period of the Ottoman Empire, the …

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New Mosque (Valide Sultan Mosque)

New Mosque The New Mosque (Valide Sultan Mosque) is one of the most beautiful mosques in Istanbul . Mosque, III. It started to be built in 1597 by the request of Safiye Sultan. III. Although the construction of the building was interrupted for a while, Mehmet IV. The mosque was …

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Ciragan Palace

Ciragan Palace Çırağan Palace is one of the famous palaces of Istanbul which was completed in 1874. Before the palace there was an old wooden palace built in the Lale Devri. The architecture of the building, designed by Nikogos Balyan, can be traced to the Spanish Elhamra Palace. When Sultan …

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