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Address: Kilincarslan Mah. Cami Sok, Antalya, Turkey
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This building attests to the city's long history as it was once a Byzantine...

This building attests to the city's long history as it was once a Byzantine church and later converted into a mosque.

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Served three religions

Roman Temple - Byzantine Church - Mosque; thought provoking (same God/s?). Site is closed by you get rather good glimpses through the fences.

Reviewed 16 February 2017
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Roman Temple - Byzantine Church - Mosque; thought provoking (same God/s?). Site is closed by you get rather good glimpses through the fences.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2016

At the old city during walking in the narrow streets you suddenly stop in front of a historical nice intersting place.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Very calm and peaceful inside. No crowds and easy access for any tourists. It is walking distance from the Town Center into Old Town.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Once I have prayer inside the Mosque, I found something different than any historic Mosque in the world because its authentic building and like any other Ottoman Mosque its has a beautiful minaret and little garden around.

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Luanda, Angola
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

One of the many minarets dotting the old city area. Kecik means broken. The minaret though broken is pretty good piece of architecture. There is a run down basilica next to it. Worth a look if you are passing by. There is no entrance fee. There are a few plaques explaining the history and construction.

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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

This is another iconic and very ancient monument in Antalya with a lot of history behind it. You can visit by just walking by as many other monuments, however, we visited it in the e-bike tour we took around Antalya, in which the audio guide and in-person guide taught us about each of the monuments.

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Sarajevo, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 28 June 2015

Interesting place to see and to be in front of. Originally built in 2nd century as Roman temple, then converted into Byzantine church. After that it was destroyed. Rebuilt as a mosque in 13th century, destroyed by crusades and turned up in the church. After that in mosque again and finally destroyed by fire. Broke minaret survive.

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Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

If you are visiting Kaleiçi area through its narrow roads and streets,you are most probably going to see it on some of yr course.Still nice to see it with its beautiful location and view.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 December 2014

The remains of the Korkut (Kesik Minare) Cami make a fascinating stop on a walking tour of Antalya's old town. It makes a striking sight with its truncated minaret that stops you in your tracks. The history of the building is equally astonishing. The building was originally constructed as a Byzantine church in the 5th-6th century, standing on the foundations... More 

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Antalya,Turkey
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

this is one of the historical ruins of Antalyaold city.Once a church,turned into a mosque,with its half ruined minaret (Kesik =cut) should have been protected more.It should be museum now.The street on which the minaret rises was a lounge for local people and tourists during the evenings and nights.They drink sth and play instruments ,etc.But newly chosen municipality doesn't allow... More 

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