Kariye Camii (St. Savior in Chora) Istanbul, Turkey

Kariye Camii (St. Savior in Chora)
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This 11th-century church (later a mosque and now a museum) contains one of the finest preserved galleries of Byzantine mosaics anywhere.

Go Historic ID
248468
Best Known As
Kariye Camii (St. Savior in Chora)
Full Name
Kariye Camii (St. Savior in Chora)
Coordinates
41.031226° N, 28.939018° E  (map)
Address
Istanbul, Turkey
Tags
Byzantine 330-1453
Turkey Middle East
Istanbul Istanbul Province, Turkey
Middle East continent
Istanbul Province Marmara Region, Turkey