Sancaktar Hayrettin Mosque

Sancaktar Hayrettin Mosque

Sancaktar Hayrettin Mosque is a historical mosque located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is a part of a former Eastern Orthodox church, Byzantine Monastery of Gastria, that was converted into a mosque in the 15th century AD by Hayrettin Effendi Sancaktar during the reign of the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror.

Site Information

Country: Turkey

District: Istanbul Province

Category: Mosques and Islamic Buildings

Site History: 9th Century AD

Oldest Culture: Christian

Later Cultures: Islamic

Site Features: Christian & Islamic Monuments

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