Sunday, February 5, 2017
Suleymaniye Mosque: A 3-D Tour
Take a virtual guided tour through the fascinating Suleymaniye Mosque, built in the century after the Ottomans came to power in 1453. The mosque was built during the reign of Sultan Süleyman known as Süleyman the Magnificent.
The Sultan hired the architect, Mimar Sinan, to design the mosque in which you can see both Islamic and Byzantine influences. The tour includes several speakers who review the significant architectural details inside and outside of the mosque.
By George Coe - February 05, 2017
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