Middle East Architecture
The Church of Saint Saviour in Chora
Also known as
Church of Saint Savior in Chora
Chora Church
Address
Kariye Camii Sok
Istanbul
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz/Artefaqs Corporation
Photograph © Wayne Lorentz
Basic Information
Type Museum
Floors: 1
Neighborhood: Edirnekapi
More Information
  • 5th Century: The first church is erected on this site.
  • 16th Century: The church becomes a mosque
  • 1948: This building stops functioning as a mosque.
  • 1958: This building opens as a museum.