Suleymaniye Mosque Istanbul, Turkey 1550-57
Commissioned by Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and constructed by the great Ottoman architect Sinan, this beautiful mosque patterned after the Hagia Sophia was finished in 1557.
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- Suleymaniye MosqueSüleymaniye Camii
- 41.016085° N, 28.963909° E
- Süleymaniye Cad.
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- Holly Hayes
- October 8, 2013
- Last updated
- July 11, 2014