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Selimiye Mosque

Mevlana Cad. Mevlana, Karatay, Konya, Turkey
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Selimiya Masjid Beside Moulana Rumi Meuseum

Selimiye Masjid is just beside Moulana Jalaluddin Rumi Mazar. I offer Juma Prayer at this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Farrukh S
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Doha, Qatar
Worth seeing

Had a nice time here looking around here spent time walking around and taking photos, was woth... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
MR88Aus
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Brisbane, Australia
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
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26 Dec 2016
“Worth seeing”
2 weeks ago
“Selimiya Masjid Beside Moulana Rumi Meuseum”
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Mevlana Cad. Mevlana, Karatay, Konya, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Selimiye Masjid is just beside Moulana Jalaluddin Rumi Mazar. I offer Juma Prayer at this beautiful Masjid last Friday.

Thank Farrukh S
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Had a nice time here looking around here spent time walking around and taking photos, was woth seeing.

Thank MR88Aus
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Located right next to Mevlana this is a historic Mosque/Cami. At the time we went it was under construction so only a side room was open for prayers.

Thank Yakup A
Reviewed 25 July 2015

It is just like any other mosque that can be found around turkey . The shoes need to be kept properly during visit and if possible please wash ur feet before entering

Thank Narutorao R
Reviewed 28 September 2014

The location of Selimiye Mosque adjacent to the Mevlana Museum on this pleasant open square is most attractive. Gentle colour and structure is fairly simple and makes it visually pleasing externally. Unfortunately there was restoration work going on so sheets over quite a section to...More

Thank Averil N
Reviewed 26 March 2014

While sitting in the plaza in front of this mosque, be sure to be available and listen to the call for prayer. It's the loudest and most resonant in Konya and will amaze those with sensitivity to its meaning.

2  Thank Irishheartbeat
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Selimiye Mosque, also known as Sultan Selim II Mosque, is a major attraction in beautiful Konya. Built in traditional otoman style, full of mosaics and old tiles, the Mosque is next to Mevlana Museum and can be reached easily. Dont't miss it while visiting Konya,...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Selimiye Mosque , located next to Mawlana Mausoleum, commissioned by son of Suleyman, II.Selim, then the Governor of Konya Region is a rare example for classical period Ottoman architecture for the region. Though the area is under reconstruction, it still worth to visit. You'll like...More

1  Thank Mirnavv
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Come here if you like medieval architecture, mosaic and calmness. It's close to Mevlana Museum and can be easily reached in 2-3 minutes. Follow the rules for visitors: it's not allowed to take photos inside the mosque during the prayer, and you have to leave...More

1  Thank Mikhail R
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Selimiye Mosque , located next to Mawlana Mausoleum, commissioned by son of Suleyman, II.Selim, then the Governor of Konya Region is a rare example for classical period Ottoman architecture for the region. The construction of the mosque started in 1558 and finished in 1576 after...More

2  Thank aguvenis
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