Great Palace Mosaic Museum Istanbul, Turkey

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This museum shelters the mosaic floor of Justinian's Great Palace, discovered here in 1933. The fine mosaic, dating from around 540, features lively images of hunting and the Four Seasons.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
319265
Names
Great Palace Mosaic Museum
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Periods
Street Address
Torun Sokak
Location
Coordinates
41.004367° N, 28.977368° E
Phone
(+90) 212 518 1205

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References & Resources

  1. Blue Guide Turkey
  2. Great Palace Mosaic Museum Turkey Travel Planner.
  3. The Istanbul Mosaic Museum on the Web Isidore of Seville.

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Great Palace Mosaic Museum (Istanbul, Turkey)
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April 11, 2015