Aziziye MosqueCurrently Open
- Address: Merkez Carsi, Konya, Turkey
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
Located in the business centre of Konya, the Mosque dates backs to 17th century and was commissioned by Damat Mustafa Pasha (husband of Hatice Sultan-the daughter of Sultan Mehmet IV). It was destroyed in mid-nineteenth century due to fire and was re-commisioned by Pertevniyal- the mother of Sultan Abdulaziz. The name Aziziye refers to Abdulaziz.
It presents mix style of Baroque and Ottoman architecture and its double minarets are unique. The main floor has an elevation and is reached by a ladder. There are water fountains in the surrounding.
The prayer hall is square shaped with domed ceiling. The windows of the mosque are larger than its doors. Built in cut stone, the member and mihrab are constructed in bluish marble.
Worth a visit!
Aziziye Mosque Travel Tips
- Maintain peace at all times.
- Do not photograph without permission.
- Cover your heads at all times, wear full sleeved, full length clothes.
- Remove shoes before entering.
Aziziye Mosque Hours
- Prayer timings can be obtained locally.
How to Reach Aziziye Mosque
- Dolmus, Otobus duragi, rented taxi
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66.54% of people who visit Konya include Aziziye Mosque in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
78.89% of people start their Aziziye Mosque visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Aziziye Mosque
68.89% of people prefer walking in order to reach Aziziye Mosque