Fethiye Mosque (Pammakaristos Church) Museum is 11 km (6 mile) far to Istanbul centurum. The Byzantine church was built in 1261 and dedicated to the Virgin “Pammakaristos”, The Most Happy. After the Conquest of Constantinople in 1453, it was used as a nunnery and it became the see of Christian Orthodox Patriarchate from 1455 until 1587, then converted into a mosque changing its name to Fethiye. Its parekleison (burial corridor) was opened as a museum recently where you can see beuatiful Byzantine mosaics and some frescoes from 14th century.

Open daily between 09:30-16:30 except Wednesdays.
Fethiye Camii, Çarsamba – Fatih
Admission: 5 TL

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