Fenari Isa Mosque

Fenari Isa Mosque

Fenari Isa Mosque, previously known as the Lips Monastery during the Byzantine period, is a historical mosque located in Istanbul, Turkey. The mosque was made of two previous Orthodox churches dating back to the Byzantine era in the 10th century AD. They were converted into a mosque in the fifteenth century AD, during the reign of the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid II.

Site Information

Country: Turkey

District: Istanbul Province

Category: Mosques and Islamic Buildings

Site History: 10th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Byzantine

Later Cultures: Islamic

Site Features: Mixed Monuments

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