Hagia Eirene Istanbul, Turkey

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The Basilica of Holy Peace dates from the 6th century and was transformed into the arsenal of the Topkapi Palace in the 1460s. Today, its excellent acoustics make it a popular venue for concerts.

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319262
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Hagia Eirene
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41.009670° N, 28.981097° E

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Hagia Eirene (Istanbul, Turkey)
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April 11, 2015