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This fine example of Seljukian architecture was purposely built with an asymmetrical style along with several Ottoman style elements, which are revealed in the turquoise and blue faience mosaics.
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

The place is very peaceful and beautiful. It is very ancient mosque. The architecture is beautiful. It has a lawn inside with flowers. Wearing robes and scarves is must here. They are available for free near the entrance. If running out of time, you can...More

Thank Shilpa V
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I visited the Isa Bey mosque from the 13th century and i took a free book on frequently asked questions on islam for later reading. It is always fascinating taking your shoes off and walking around a working mosque, especially on Friday which is similar...More

Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We are fortunate to set our feet at this beautiful mosque. The mosque architecture dating from the 14th century was impressive. Column from ancient temples was use to support the wall adding to the already beautiful arc internally. The courtyard is beautifully crafted and surrounded...More

Thank suhaimieb
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a14th century structure that has columns from an ancient temple as the interior supports. As with all mosques it was plain inside but in perfect proportions. Scarves and long garments were available to cover yourself if you have no head covering as a...More

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to come to relax in the tranquil place. We visited after afternoon prayers. Imam was around to answer questions about the mosque and islam.

Thank nomadic2012
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Usually visited in conjunction with St.John's Basilica up the road. Access to the Mosque allowed as they provide appropriate clothing to pop on over whatever your wearing. Garden peaceful with lots of artifacts stacked against the walls.

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 6 February 2018

It was built in 14th century by Ali Dımışklıoğlu to commemmorate Isa Bey, an Emir of Aydin before they conquered by Ottoman a couple years later. The architecture so unique due to asymmetric design and the dome completed with Iznik ceramics. We met the imam...More

Thank elits0215
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Constructed by ibn Al din Aldimaski by order from the Sultan. We stop and having our Dzuhur prayer. Its resemble the Umayyad mosque in Damaskus, with big courtyard inside. The Imam also very informative about inter-religion question.

Thank Izani A
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We were fortunate to have an excellent guide on our particular excursion which covered a visit to this mosque where we even encountered the previous imam who was incredibly welcoming and courteous. We were taken to a courtyard and were even allowed inside the mosque...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to a lot of mosques in Turkey but the external facade of this mosque along with the garden inside reminds of how old this place is . The former Imam has a small shop outside and he is really great to talk...More

1  Thank Syed H
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