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Priority visit in Mardin

This is the biggest madrasa in the vicinity of the old city, and is incredibly beautiful and loaded... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Claire M
via mobile
nice plateau view

nice place to see; very puristic though. noone there to explain anything. on „feet“ of old Mardin...

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Winterthur, Switzerland
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4 Jul 2018
“Priority visit in Mardin”
4 May 2018
“nice plateau view”
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This is the biggest madrasa in the vicinity of the old city, and is incredibly beautiful and loaded with symbolism with its water fountain/pool structure. The upper floors were closed off when we went unfortunately, and there were many wedding photo shoots going on as...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

nice place to see; very puristic though. noone there to explain anything. on „feet“ of old Mardin...

Thank LangstrumpfPippi
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Another must-see in Mardin. In the old part of the city. No entry fee. Perfect place, very impresse to hear the story.

Thank ramazana216
Reviewed 27 March 2018

this place also little bit far from center. so historical and impressing to see. can explain life style of their lifetime

Thank Mrtglr
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Historical building, worth to visit. Inside is very pretty. It seems like popular place for wedding photos. You will also enjoy great view.

Thank Shirinerica
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A bit far to Old Mardin but absolutely walkable.You will listen the stories and have some infos if the dedicated guy is around,he really loves this medrese and his job.Interesting stories about so called blood prints on the walls and the style of spring water...More

Thank Burak C
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Its a great walk through the Old streets of Mardin, its a beautiful old Sandstone building. Also the view is also worth it looking back down on Old Mardin.

Thank MR88Aus
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

If you have one week in Mardin you can walk and visit everything but if you are here just for 2-3days don't waist your time. Building it's almost the same like Zinciriye but bigger. I don't know why but I prefer the first one maybe...More

Thank Angela900119
Reviewed 4 July 2015

There is a fountain inside but nobody reads the history board which exist just near fountain. It shows us the steps of life, infanthood, childood, mid life, senectitude and death.

Thank Ulvi B
Reviewed 25 June 2015

This beautiful stone building is situated against a hill close to the centre of old Mardin city. It is in excellent condition and the architecture is marvellous. Inside there is a pool that represents birth and the stages of your life. The views over the...More

Thank Helena B
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