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Sokullu Sehit Mehmet Pasa Mosque

Dizdariye Cesme Sok. No:43-45 | Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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13 May 2018
“One of the beauties”
27 Jun 2017
“Really magnificent mosque”
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Dizdariye Cesme Sok. No:43-45 | Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Here at sultanhmet you can find many lovely structures. This is one of them.. this lovely mosque is still very much in use and very beautiful internally and externally. Be sure to check the prayer times because you will not be allowed to enter during...More

Thank Coryy20
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

One of the Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan's masterpiece! A wonderful and peaceful worship place. I went to visit this historic mosque during a morning of the holy month of Ramadan and it was empty and so peaceful. It has awesome blue tiles from Iznik that...More

Thank Nayla B
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Unless you are simply passing through Istanbul on a day trip from a cruise, this is an essential visit, easily combined with Little Hagia Sophia and the Hippodrome. It is a Sinan masterpiece and its Iznik tiles must not be missed. The guardian is especially...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

The highlight for today was also one of the highlights of our trip so far: the Sokullo Mehmet Pasha Mosque. Situated only three short blocks from our apartment, it was nonetheless a challenge to find, given that our three maps of the Sultanahmet district all...More

Thank Sandy S
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

We have seen several mosques and this is as interesting as any. Be careful to observe prayer times. Many Muslims are praying and all the women are delegated to the back rooms. Architecturally very interesting.

Thank Robert L
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

This unique mosque is a hidden treasure in the middle of Old Town. Easy to reach from Hippodrome. Definitely worth giving a visit.

Thank mesuthan
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Sokullu Mehmet Pasa is a small Ottoman mosque in the Sultanahment area. Well worth a visit. Very pretty.

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Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

The mosque is not right on one of the main streets in Sultanahmed but it is not hard to find. I stumbled on it by accident while there was a prayer going on but was welcome inside. The inside has pretty amazing blue tiles and...More

Thank Ian D
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

I knew about this mosque only due to the fact that I stayed in a hotel which was situated 10 meters from the mosque. The mosque was designed by Ottoman imperial architect Mimar Sinan for the grand vizier Sokollu Mehmet Pasha (the husband of one...More

1  Thank Nabil K
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Reviewed 29 March 2014

I was completely unaware of this mosque which is located in the historic area of Sultanahmet until my third visit to Istanbul. Sokullu Mehmet Pasha is a small mosque offering a glimpse into the history of istanbul and the Ottoman era. Pieces of the black...More

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