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Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast Sights

Zinciriye Medrese

  • Near city center Map It
  • Mardin
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Updated 11/25/2013

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Built in 1385 by Artukid Sultan İsa, this medrese sits up just above the rest of the city, and its crenullated dome forms a Mardin landmark. The compound includes a courtyard (now a tea garden), a mosque;and a tomb intended for the Sultan. Head up to the upper terrace for one of the best views of the city.

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Near city center, Mardin, Turkey

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  • Free
  • Sunrise–sunset

Updated 11/25/2013


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