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Laleli Mosque

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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This mosque has the modern world built up around it. As a result it doesn't have much of an... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Laleli mosque

Beautiful octagonal ottoman mosque, lies very close doubletree hilton and wyndham hotel. It was... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
Medford, Massachusetts
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This is a charming small mosque that was built by Sultan Mehmed the Third between 1760 and 1763. It is small enough to feel more intimate than the very large mosques but it has interesting architectural features. There is a beautiful courtyard and...more
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

This mosque has the modern world built up around it. As a result it doesn't have much of an expansive courtyard but it rises above later buildings on the local busy roads. Inside it's a mosque with a warm feeling and classic Ottoman design. This...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

The Laleli Mosque located in Laleli, Fatih, Ottoman imperial mosque, the district is very good for shopping and family

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful octagonal ottoman mosque, lies very close doubletree hilton and wyndham hotel. It was built in late eighteenth century.if one walks further there is valide sultan masjid too.

1  Thank Shehla2017
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The Laleli Mosque is an 18th-century Ottoman imperial mosque located in Laleli, Fatih. It was built by the Ottoman Sultan III. Mustafa. His tomb and the grave of his son II.Selim are located next to mosque.

Thank Ahmet A
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

It was nice place , and it’s neat my hotel and saw boy station and Istanbul university, it’s really great place for shopping and family

Thank Tarza b
Reviewed 7 September 2017

You will find lots of historical mosque in Istanbul. Most of them has been built by Ottoman Empires. Laleli Mosque is at the old town and easy to go by tram. You will like to visit this nice mosque and find lots of historical places...More

Thank nejat73
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Alalaly cami is in lalai area It is small if we compare with ottoman mosques It is clean and neat and advice to visit it

Thank عبدالله ق
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This was built for Mustafa III by Mehmet Tahir Ağa, perhaps the greatest and most creative of the Turkish Baroque architects. Interestingly, the dome is supported on an octagonal support system. The octagonal storey has arches with salternating half-domes and windows. Most of the former...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 19 April 2017

In the heart of old city, Laleli Mosque stands on a busy street of Laleli but in the bustling dyas, noone stops and appreciates its beauty... Inside the mosque, fine decocarion and balanced portions of the edifice will make you smile...

1  Thank UfukF
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I have pray this mosque a lot of times. this mosque like its name. Tullip Mosque. when come to istanbul must visit this places. close to grand bazaar by the ran-a-way.

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Grand Bazaar to comb its labyrinthine passageways in
search of a bargain – be it a pair of brand name
jeans, a handcrafted silk rug, or a perfectly brewed
cup of tea. Outside the vast bazaar, worn, narrow
streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to
the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the
evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside
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