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Karatay Medresesi Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 14 April 2019

While I knew about Ince Minare when I came to Konya, I knew nothing of this medresa, and it was a nice discovery. It has an interesting shape and decoration, also inside. Perhaps not as beautiful outside as Ince Minare, but I recall it was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2019

If you are interested in antic objects, this is the place you should visit in Konya but don't expect visiting a huge or sophisticated museum. This in a simple and little but worth-visiting museum.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 24 March 2019

We did not have a great deal of time to spend here but looking at the ancient tiles was well worth a trip.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

When you go there make sure you have your earphones playing "A sky full of stars" by Coldplay. Just a suggestion nobody forces you to do so, but if you pay attention to this humble suggestion then please do the same for the second one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank FethiyeSevinAlkan
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

The main entrance is under restoration. It is a smallish Madressa from Seljuk times which now houses a museum of Seljuk tile work. Included in the Museum Card

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sonsonator
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visiting this museum you can imagine in what atmosphere the students of old times got their education. Of course not much is left. Only stones can live a long life and show us the beauty of old time. But here in Medrese you can enjoy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

It’s a tile art museum. The tiles are remarkable blue with detailed paintings on each tiles. There’s many information about the tiles, and display lots of tiles.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 戴 書
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

I loved this museum: the dome is magnificent and the artefacts inside are one most attractive then the other and you would not believe your eyes! Again a school of the Seljuk period and in the first room on the left when you arrive there...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

Beautiful, elaborate tiles extend from side of walls all the way to the dome, very impressive. The museum also has a great collection of tiles from a royal family, as well as information on the life of a tile making master. Very interesting.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Sundaisun
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I like Iznik Tiles. When I visited Karatay Museum, I recognized that Konya has the oldest samples of tiles.

Date of experience: November 2016
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