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Beautiful compound

The compound itself apart from the mosque and madrasah is breathtaking. But please do visit the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eylül Ç
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Nice to see

A perfect historical mosque in the very heart of Diyarbakır. You shouldn't miss seeing it during... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Ramazan A
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Antalya, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The compound itself apart from the mosque and madrasah is breathtaking. But please do visit the madrasah inside: they turned it into a language school and centre for translated Islamic masterpieces. The book collection is very big but not yet translated in English.

Thank Eylül Ç
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

A perfect historical mosque in the very heart of Diyarbakır. You shouldn't miss seeing it during your planned Journey. Free of charge for visiting.

Thank Ramazan A
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This mosque is breathtaking and very similar though smaller than the Umayyad Mosque in Damascus A visit is highly recommended

Thank Chasing-history
Reviewed 29 January 2018

a touchy atmosphere which provides a great historical background of Kurdish culture and I would go there again

Thank SalarL2
Reviewed 21 May 2017

It was built in 1100 AD by the order of Seljuk emperor of the time. The design of the mosque is different than the Turkish mosques. This mosque was an identical design of a mosque in Seljuk capital Baghdad. Located in old town with many...More

Thank suhailahmad7676
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

It's a interesting mosque different then the normal ones nice decoration and walls. It's located in the city center easy to find it

Thank Timucin D
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed to visit there. Really good place to see. Inside is so patient, clean and if you forgot your scarf of hijab - there is some which you can take for a while free.

Thank kate_romets
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Diyarbakir is not a place to go to if you want to visit historical places or entertain yourself. It has a very limited number of places that you can visit for amusement. After the Diyarbakir ancient walls, I consider the Great Mosque to be the...More

Thank Noor_Izzedin
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Situated in Diyarbakir old city it is one of the most important and old mosques of the whole region. It is very easy to find and near definitely worth a visit inside.

Thank Eugenio_G694
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Diyarbakir Great Mosque is impressive, a must see for all who visit Diyarbakır. One can see and feel the living and changing history even just standing at the big courtyard of Diyarbakir Great Mosque. At the big courtyard, there's a sundial from the Roman period...More

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