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Kurtulus Cami Mosque

TepebasI Mahallesi, Gaziantep, Turkey
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When the renovation finished?

We can only enjoyed the view from outside because the renovation is still going on from months ago... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2015
Lanni_12
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Armenian Cathedral

What happened in 1915 is history and only a honest and open minded approach will heal the wounds... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2014
jean - paul P
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Kusadasi, Turkey
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
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10 Nov 2015
“When the renovation finished?”
14 Jun 2014
“Armenian Cathedral”
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TepebasI Mahallesi, Gaziantep, Turkey
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Reviewed 10 November 2015

We can only enjoyed the view from outside because the renovation is still going on from months ago. The mosque can't be skipped easily as it is grande and huge. Not to feel disappointed, just walk few meters and you can find smaller armenian church...More

Thank Lanni_12
Reviewed 14 June 2014

What happened in 1915 is history and only a honest and open minded approach will heal the wounds (at both sides). When you visit the building nowadays the only history that is mentioned is the fact that it is a mosk! Not one word about...More

3  Thank jean - paul P
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Looked for this mosque because it was on our little map, but did not know anything about it. When we approached the mosque, we were not sure if it was open or used. After 15 mins or so admiring the exterior, a man appeared and...More

2  Thank TanRej
Reviewed 4 December 2012

It used to be a church ,later converted into a prison. Today , it is a place for worship for Muslims,a mosque .However ,when you look at the building you can easily notice the traces of a church.

1  Thank globalcitizen27
Reviewed 19 June 2012

This is a turn of the century Armenian Apostolic Church that was turned into a mosque in the 1980s. There are no Christian symbols left in the church except you can see the shadow of a cross on the front and back pediment. And of...More

1  Thank pablotheagave
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Built in 1892 as an Armenian Church, dedicated to St. Mary, the complex has turned into a mosques after staying empty for years following the departure of the Armenian congregation. The gothic style building is located just outskirts of historic Gaziantep neighbourhood within walking distance...More

3  Thank aguvenis
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