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Cafer Agha Madrasah

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Built in 16th century by statesman Cafer Agha’s command to protect artists by chief Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan.

In 1989, madrasah rebuilt by Foundation To Serve To Turkish Culture and started to be used as an art center. Today madrasah serves as an art center for both local and foreign tourists.

It’s possible to attend marbling art, calligraphy, Ottoman Turkish, illumination, miniature craft, jewelry, wood craft, porcelain craft, painting, stained glass, lute, guitar, baglama, solfeggio, choir classes. You can find souvenir shops in the building. 

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