Great Palace Mosaic Museum, Istanbul

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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.

Go Historic ID
319265
Short URL
gohist.co/319265
Names
Great Palace Mosaic Museum
Heritage Lists
Address
Torun Sokak
Istanbul, Turkey
Location
Coordinates
41.004367° N, 28.977368° E
Phone
(+90) 212 518 1205
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

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Resources

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