"Sergius and Bacchus Church" Kucuk Ayasofya Camii - Little Hagia Sophia Mosque Tip by MikeAtSea
Kucuk Ayasofya Camii - Little Hagia Sophia Mosque, Istanbul: 14 reviews and 47 photos
Commonly referred to as Little Haghia Sophia this church was built in 527 a few years before its namesake. Emperor Justinian together with his Empress Theodora gave this church to the city at the beginning of their long reign. The inside of this church is ingenious and highly decorative and is one of the most charming architectural treasures of Istanbul.
After the conquest of Istanbul in 1453 the church was converted into a mosque.
Address: Kücük Ayasofya Cad
Directions: From the Hippodrome follow the road down towards the Marmaris Sea.
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