Chora Church (Kariye Muzesi) is a 4th century church which was rebuilt in the 11th century, changed into a mosque in the 16th ... More
Chora Church (Kariye Muzesi) is a 4th century church which was rebuilt in the 11th century, changed into a mosque in the 16th century and became a secularized museum in 1948. This museum is a mirror to the historical and religious journey of Turkey. One of the main attractions is the 14th century mosaics and frescoes that depict scenes from the Old-New Testament. Six domes, numerous windows and arches reflect the beauty of the Byzantine architecture.
This museum displays over one million objects which includes sarcophagi dating back to the 4th century, a collection of artifacts
introducing visitors to the origin and history of the city, one lion statue from the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, 800,000 ...
Initiated in September 2001, this center is located in one of the liveliest areas of the city. It facilitates meetings
for artists, curators and critics, acting as a stable platform. There are research and lecturing facilities available here and ...
Istanbul Suite Home is a deluxe accommodation located in the famous Sultanahmet area. With attractions, such as museums, churches, mosques,
antique bazaars, locate nearby, this is a perfect apartment for tourists. The rooms also have a kitchen, as well ...