Hagia Sophia, Istambul, Turkey

Traveling - Monuments - Architecture - Interior Design -The breathtaking interior of the Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. Hagia Sophia is a former Greek Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum.

Hagia Sophia ("The Holy Wisdom of God") - Famous in particular for its massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. It was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years, until the completion of the medieval Seville Cathedral in 1520. Designed by Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles.

The Hagia Sophia, whose name means “holy wisdom,” is a domed monument originally built as a cathedral in Constantinople (now Istanbul, Turkey) in the sixth century A.

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey. A former Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later a mosque, and now a museum. The dome is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture.

Interior view of the Hagia Sophia, showing Islamic elements on the top ofthe main dome, Turkey. The Hagia Sophia originally built as a Christian church by Roman Emperor Justinian I in Constantinople (aka Istanbul).

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul - massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and is said to have "changed the history of architecture." // photo by erhan sasmaz

Unit Early Christian Architecture - Hagia Sophia, Istanbul - massive dome, it is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture and is said to have changed the history of architecture.

The Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

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Hagia Sofia-Istanbul, Turkey originally a Christian church, then a Mosque, now a museum. An architectural wonder. I suggest everyone to visit Istanbul at one point!

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Visit six top Istanbul attractions in one day on a full-day sightseeing tour of the city! The action-packed day includes a comprehensive tour of the historical Sultanahmet DIA verdigris |ˈvəːdɪgriː, -griːs|  neighborhood where many of the city’s finest architectural legacies and landmarks are found. Visit the Blue Mosque and museums of Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace, as well as Istanbul Hippodrome, the sunken palace of Basilica Cistern and the dazzling Grand Bazaar.

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Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey

Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, Turkey - used to be a former Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later a mosque, and now a museum

Hagia Sophia- Istanbul, Turkey - Once a church, later a mosque, and now a museum at the Turkish Republic.

EARLY BYZANTIUM Hagia Sophia - literally means Holy Wisdom. A former greek orthodox church, then an imperial mosque is now a monumental museum. Famous for the light that reflects in the interior.

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AΓΙΑ ΣΟΦΙΑ: The South Vestibule, in the tympanum of the door leading into the narthex is the Mosaic of the Virgin and Child Enthroned, flanked by the Emperors Justinian I and Constantine the Great which dates from the late or early century.

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