Muradie Mosque

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Muradie Mosque
Native name
Albanian: Xhamia e Muradies
2011 Wlora, Meczet Murada 01.JPG
Location Vlorë
Coordinates 40°28′09″N 19°29′27″E / 40.469049°N 19.490932°E / 40.469049; 19.490932Coordinates: 40°28′09″N 19°29′27″E / 40.469049°N 19.490932°E / 40.469049; 19.490932
Built 1557
Architect Mimar Sinan
Reference no. X1364

The Muradie Mosque (Albanian: Xhamia e Muradies) is a Cultural Monument of Albania, located in Vlorë.[1] This mosque was built in 1537 by the famous Ottoman Turkish architect Mimar Sinan during the rulership of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent.

It has a minaret with a lenght of 18 metres.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Religious buildings with the "Culture Monument" status". Republic of Albania National Committee for Cult. Retrieved October 28, 2010.