Tombs of Sultans Osman and Orhan
The six-storey clock tower, the last of four that also served as fire alarms, stands in a square with a cafe where families and couples...
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Çakır Ağa Hamamı
Çakır Ağa, a police chief under Murat II, built this oft-restored hamam in 1484.
Readers recommend this lokanta (eatery serving ready-made food) opposite the entrance to Tahtakale Çarşısı. It serves köfte and dishes...
Timurtaş Paşa Park · interesting places nearby
Tombs of Sultans Osman and Orhan information
In a little park are the Tombs of Sultans Osman and Orhan, founders of the Ottoman Empire. The original structures were destroyed in the earthquake of 1855 and rebuilt in Ottoman baroque style by Sultan Abdülaziz in 1863. Osman Gazi's tomb is the more richly decorated of the two.