Selimiye Mosque

Local nameSelimiye Camii
LocationEdirne, Turkey

The Selimiye Mosque is an Ottoman imperial mosque, which is located in the city of Edirne, Turkey. The mosque was commissioned by Sultan Selim II, and was built by the imperial architect Mimar Sinan between 1568 and 1575. It was considered by Sinan to be his masterpiece and is one of the highest achievements of Islamic architecture.

Tags Place of WorshipMuslimUNESCOOttoman Architecture
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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selimiye_Mosque

UNESCO Website http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1366

Address Meydan Mh., Taş Odalar Sk, 22000 Edirne/Edirne Province, Turkey

Coordinates 41°40'41.203" N 26°33'33.099" E

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