Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Diyarbakir

Diyarbakir is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Diyarbakir one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Diyarbakir is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Diyarbakir or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Diyarbakir. Explore the historical monuments of Diyarbakir with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Diyarbakir guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Diyarbakir page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Diyarbakir with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. City Walls

    #1 of 5 Historical Places in Diyarbakir
    City Walls

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Mardin Border, Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The City Walls surrounding Diyarbakir blend together medieval architecture and military structures. It is second longest man-made structure after the Great Wall of China. They are popularly regarded a...Read more

  2. Diyarbakir Ulu Camii

    #2 of 5 Historical Places in Diyarbakir
    Diyarbakir Ulu Camii

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Camiikebir Mh., 21300 Diyarbakır, Turkey Merkez, Surici, Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Mesopotamia is often referred to as the cradle of neo-civilization and the Diyarbakir Ulu Camii is an existing symbol of Anatolia’s rich heritage. Located in Turkey’s religious capital, th...Read more

  3. St. Giragos Armenian Church

    #3 of 5 Historical Places in Diyarbakir
    St. Giragos Armenian Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Fatihpasa Mh, Özdemir Sk, Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Armenian legacy lives on in Diyarbakir through the St. Giragos Church. The church has been out of use for most of the last century and has recently been renovated and restored to its former g...Read more

  4. Se'man Kosku

    #4 of 5 Historical Places in Diyarbakir
    Se'man Kosku

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Memorial, War Memorial

    Address: Mardin Yolu uzeri, Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the most spacious and airy buildings in Diyarbakir is the Se'man Kosku. Built in 15th century to house the tired pilgrims and soldiers, the site is a popular lodge with kiosks, refreshment cent...Read more

  5. Meryem Ana Kilisesi Dengbej Evi

    #5 of 5 Historical Places in Diyarbakir
    Meryem Ana Kilisesi Dengbej Evi

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Architecture

    Address: Main Sreet 26, Ali Pasa Mahallesi, Lalebey Mh., 21300 Diyarbakir, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The influence of Syrian architecture is seen in the 3rd Century Assyrian Orthodox Church, Meryem Ana Kilisesi Dengbej Evi. It is very close to the Old Town of Diyarbakir. The church was once the seat ...Read more

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