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[The most magnificent work of the greatest architect!]


THE MOST MAGNIFICENT WORK OF THE GREATEST ARCHITECT       




Selimiye Mosque in Edirne, built between 1569-1575 is so perfect a masterpiece that with its technical perfection, size and aesthetic values; it made famous architects say: “This is not a work of human, it is a divine sanctuary from above”. This monumental building, made by the greatest architect of all times, Mimar Sinan, when he was 80 years old and which he called “my masterpiece”; draws attention with its stone, marble, tile, wood, nacre work and ornaments besides its unreachable architectural qualities. On two of its thin minarets, three people can climb from three different stairs without seeing each other.