Cultural Corridors of South East Europe

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Great Mosque of Samsun

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Great Mosque of Samsun

About the site

Corridor: Via Pontica
Country: Turkey, Samsun
Type: Islamic religious centre
Epoch: Middle Ages
Theme: Islamic Culture
World Heritage:
Middle AgesIslamic CultureIslamic religious centre

Grand Mosque, Samsun's oldest building, was built by the Ilhanid Mongols in the 13th Century.

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