Explore Historical Sites, Palaces and more!

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

The Topkapı Palace (Turkish: Topkapı Sarayı[2] or in Ottoman: طوپقپو سرايى) is a large palace in Istanbul, Turkey, that was the primary residence of the Ottoman sultans for approximately 400 years (1465–1856) of their 624-year reign.[3]  As well as a royal residence, the palace was a setting for state occasions and royal entertainments. It is now a museum and as such a major tourist attraction. It also contains important holy relics of the Muslim world, including Muhammed's cloak and…

The Topkapı Palace (Turkish: Topkapı Sarayı[2] or in Ottoman: طوپقپو سرايى) is a large palace in Istanbul, Turkey, that was the primary residence of the Ottoman sultans for approximately 400 years (1465–1856) of their 624-year reign.[3] As well as a royal residence, the palace was a setting for state occasions and royal entertainments. It is now a museum and as such a major tourist attraction. It also contains important holy relics of the Muslim world, including Muhammed's cloak and…

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

8 of the 9 Swords of Prophet Muhammed is in Topkapi Palace, Turkey. The one is in Cairo, Egypt.

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Topkapı Palace - Page 2 - SkyscraperCity

Pinterest
Search