The Great Theatre of the ancient city of Ephesus, the theatre is capable of seating 25,000 people, the city was a great trading and religious city and a centre for the cult of Cybele, the Anatolian fertility goddess
The library of Celsus, dating from around 2 AD in the city of Ephesus, the city was a great trading and religious city and a centre for the cult of Cybele, the Anatolian fertility goddess
The courtyard of Fatih Mosque, the Fatih mosque was the first major mosque in the Ottoman Empire. It was built around 1463 and until the Suleyman mosque was built, it was the largest and most important mosque in Istanbul.
Commissioned by Valide Sultan Safiye the mother of Sultan Mehmet III in 1597 the site was originally occupied by a community of Karaite Jews who were radical dissenters from orthodox Judaism - Yeni Cami, Istanbul