Nusretiye Mosque

Nusretiye Mosque

Nusretiye Mosque

Built by Sultan Abdülmecid in the 19th century, this mosque represents the peak of architectural understanding in the last period of the Ottoman Empire. The magnificent gate at the entrance offers visitors the opportunity to experience first-hand the elegance of Ottoman-era architecture.


The architecture of Nusretiye Mosque is a perfect example of the artistic and engineering heritage of the Ottoman Empire. While the minaret of the building reaches an impressive height, the colored glass mosaics used in the decorations on the dome and mihrapans are dazzling. Wood carving adds elegance to the details inside the mosque.


The architectural arrangement in the interior of the mosque remains faithful to classical Ottoman architecture and offers a large prayer area. High domes, large mihrapans and elegant columns clearly show visitors the aesthetic understanding of the Ottoman Empire. The carefully crafted mihrapans inside the mosque, combined with the calligraphy examples on the walls, offer visitors an aesthetic feast.


Nusretiye Mosque is a unique visiting point where historical and technical details meet. Those who explore Istanbul will feel the rich cultural heritage of the Ottoman Empire in this mosque. Nusretiye Mosque is not only an architectural masterpiece, but also a tribute to the rich artistic and engineering history of the Ottoman Empire. This magnificent structure takes its visitors on a historical journey and serves as a bridge that carries the magic of the past to the present.

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