Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast Sights

Kümbet Cami (Drum-Dome Mosque)

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Published 10/27/2015

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Located at the foot of the hill by Kars River, this was originally built in the 10th century as the Armenian Church of the Twelve Apostles. You can still make out the Apostles on the exterior of the drum-shape cupola. The building now serves as a mosque, with the entrance on the far side.

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Kale Cad., at foot of İç Kale, Kars, Kars, Turkey

Published 10/27/2015


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