Hidden beneath the houses and structures we see on the Historical Peninsula lies another mysterious world, Basilica Cistern.Built in the 6th century by Byzantine Emperor Justinian I, it served as a water reservoir for the Great Palace. Located southwest of ...

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The 500-year-old, very beautiful Ishak Ağa Fountain, which was probably built by Mimar Sinan, has been restored to its present form in 1746.Due to the ten bronze faucets, from which water has been flowing continuously since its construction, the fountain ...

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This beautiful fountain was built in 1806 on behalf of Sultan Selim III on the premises of the famous Küçüksu Palace as a gift to his mother Mihrişah.​Yeniköy, Köybaşı Cd. No:145, 34464 Sarıyer/İstanbul ...

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The Fountain of Sultan Ahmed III in Üsküdar is located across the pier. This elegant baroque fountain was built on behalf of Ahmed III in 1728.Originally built to provide the needs of travelers crossing the Bosphorus, it was relocated to ...

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Tophane Fountain is located in Tophane, a quarter in the Beyoğlu district. It was commissioned by Sultan Mahmud I in 1732.As the third largest fountain in Istanbul, it has the highest walls. Together with the neighboring Kılıç Ali Paşa Mosque, ...

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The Fountain of Ahmed III is located next to Hagia Sophia and close to Topkapi Palace. It was built on behalf of Sultan Ahmed III between 1728 and 1729 by Mimar Sinan's pupil Mehmet Ağa and is one of Istanbul's ...

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The German Fountain is situated at the northern end of the Hippodrome, across from the mausoleum of Sultan Ahmed I and was built to commemorate the visit of German Emperor Wilhelm II. It was manufactured in Germany and transported piece ...

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