Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia is a former patriarchal basilica and mosque that has been reopened as a spectacular museum. Famous in particular for its massive dome, the museum is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture. The Hagia Sophia was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years until the completion of the medieval Seville Cathedral in 1520.

  • A former patriarchal basilica and mosque
  • Reopened as a museum
  • Famous in particular for its massive dome
  • The largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years until 1520

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Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia is a former patriarchal basilica and mosque that has been reopened as a spectacular museum. Famous in particular for its massive dome, the museum is considered the epitome of Byzantine architecture. The Hagia Sophia was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years until the completion of the medieval Seville Cathedral in 1520.

  • A former patriarchal basilica and mosque
  • Reopened as a museum
  • Famous in particular for its massive dome
  • The largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years until 1520

Visit website

Hagia Sophia
Hagia Sophia