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The Emperor's Mosque (Bosnian: Careva Džamija, Turkish: Hünkâr Camii) is an important landmark in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, being the first mosque to be built (1457) after the Ottoman conquest of Bosnia. It is the largest single-subdome mosque in Bosnia and Herzegovina, built in the classical Ottoman style of the era.Work out when and for how long to visit Emperor's Mosque and other Sarajevo attractions using our handy Sarajevo trip itinerary website.
It was built by one Isaković-Hranušić who dedicated it to the Sultan, Mehmed the Conqueror, the conqueror of Constantinople. Considered one of the most beautiful mosques of the Ottoman period in the Balkans, the mosque features a roomy interior and high quality decorative details, such as the mihrab.
Emperor's Mosque reviews
Oldest mosque in Bosnia featuring a roomy interior with quality decorative details. Entrance is free. For non-Muslims, there is someone willing to assist or answer any questions you might have regarding Islam
Lovely place. Built to satisfy every emperor and for the ordinary people. Positive vibes here, you can close eyes and relax your body and mind. I enjoy this place every time.
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