Isa Bey Mosque258 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Ataturk Mh., St. Jean Cd, 35920 Selcuk/Izmir, Turkey, Kusadasi
- Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Phone: +90-2328926328
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Mosque, Family And Kids, Architecture
One of the prime examples of Seljukian architecture, situated below the Basilica of Saint John, Isa Bey Mosque is a marvel in itself. Confluence of mysticism, historicism and spirituality, the Mosque must be visited in your travel to Ephesus. The oldest known example of a Turkish mosque with a courtyard, Isa Bey inspires sublime emotions. Built by the Architect Ali from Damascus and ordered by Isa Bey, the Mosque restores two parts as courtyard and the prayer room. Built with materials taken from former Greco-roman buildings, the structure has 3 entrances. The west facade is made from the blocks of Marble from the cella of Artemision. In the center of the courtyard, there is a basin of octagonal shape for religious purifications. Visiting this Mosque is a must if you want to look at the oldest mosque of Turkey.
How to Reach Isa Bey Mosque
- Selcuk Bus Stop
- Odeon Bistro Cafe
- St. John Cafe House
- Tat Cafe Restaurant
- Eski Ev
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26.82% of people who visit Kusadasi include Isa Bey Mosque in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
48% of people start their Isa Bey Mosque visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Isa Bey Mosque
90.48% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Isa Bey Mosque