List of mosques in Turkey

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This is a list of mosques in Turkey.

As of March 2013, there were 82,693 mosques in Turkey. The province with the highest number of mosques (3,113) was Istanbul and the lowest number (117) was Tunceli Province.[1] This reflected an increase of mosques by 7,324 in the 10-year period since 2003.[1]

Name Images City Year G[2] Remarks
Sabancı Mosque
Adana 1998 U [3]
Aslanhane Mosque
Aslanhane Mosque.jpg
Ankara 1290 T
Kocatepe Mosque
Kocatepe Mosque Ankara.jpg
Ankara 1987 U
Emir Sultan Mosque
Emirsultan 1.JPG
Bursa 1868 U
Bursa Grand Mosque
Bursa Ulucami.jpg
Bursa 1420 U Greatest mosque in Bursa
Yeşil Mosque
Bursa 1421 U “Green Mosque” commissioned by Mehmet I
Selimiye Mosque
Edirne 7333 Nevit.JPG
Edirne 1575 U Commissioned by Selim II
Üç Şerefeli Mosque
Edirne 5218.jpg
Edirne 1547 U Commissioned by Murat II
Süleymaniye Mosque
Istanbul - Süleymaniye camii - Foto G. Dall'Orto 26-5-2006 - 13.jpg
Istanbul 1557 T Second largest mosque of Istanbul, commissioned by Süleyman I
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Blaue moschee 6minarette.jpg
Istanbul 1609–1616 U Largest mosque in İstanbul, commissioned by Ahmet I
Laleli Mosque
DSC04489 Istanbul - Laleli camii - Foto G. Dall'Orto 29-5-2006.jpg
Istanbul 1783 U
Nuruosmaniye Mosque
Nuruosmaniye Mosque.jpg
Istanbul 1755 U Commissioned by Mahmut I, completed during the reign of Osman III
Rüstem Pasha Mosque
Rustem Pasha Mosque.JPG
Istanbul 1563 U Commissioned by Rüstem Pasha
Ortaköy Mosque
Mosque of Ortaköy.JPG
Istanbul 1854 U Officially the Büyük Mecidiye Camii. The current mosque was built between 1854 and 1856.
Arap Mosque Istanbul 1856 U Based upon a former Roman Catholic church devoted to Saint Paul and Saint Dominic.
Bayezid II Mosque
Bayezid Mosque.jpg
Istanbul 1506 U Commisiıned by Beyazıt II
Şehzade Mosque
Istanbul 1548 U Dedicated to Şehzade Mehmet (son of Suleyman I, who died young)
Mihrimah Mosque
Istanbul - Mesquita de Mihrimah.JPG
Istanbul 1565 U Commissioned by the daughter of Suleyman I
Yavuz Selim Mosque
Istanbul 1522 U Completed during the reign of Suleyman I, bears the name of Selim I
Başdurak Mosque
Başdurak Camii.jpg
İzmir 1652 U Hacı Hüseyin
Muğdat Mosque
Muğdat Mosque, Mersin.jpg
Mersin U
Tarsus Grand Mosque
Ulucami, Tarsus, Mersin Province.jpg
Tarsus, Mersin 1579 U


  1. ^ a b How many mosques are there in Turkey?
  2. ^ G: Group, U: Unknown, A: Arabic, T: Turkish, M: Marrocan
  3. ^ Turkish Language Class: Sabanci Mosque, Sabancı Mosque at Sunrise