The Sea of Marmara and the North Aegean Sights

Emir Sultan Camii (Emir Sultan Mosque)

  • Doyuran Cad. Map It
  • Bursa
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 10/27/2015

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The daughter of Sultan Yıldırım Beyazıt built the Emir Sultan Camii in 1429 for her husband, Emir Sultan, and it sits amid cypresses and plane trees on a quiet hilltop overlooking the city. The single-domed mosque was badly damaged in the 1855 earthquake and was almost totally rebuilt by Sultan Abdülaziz. The two cut-stone minarets are considered great examples of rococo, and the assemblage faces an attractive courtyard that houses the tombs of Emir Sultan, his wife, and children.

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Doyuran Cad., Bursa, Bursa, 16360, Turkey

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  • Free
  • Daily dawn–dusk

Published 10/27/2015


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