Selimiye Mosque (Cathedral of St. Sophia)
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Selimiye Mosque (Cathedral of St. Sophia)

Mosque - Nicosia & Kyrenia, North Cyprus

Selimiye Mosque historically known as Cathedral of Saint Sophia is a former Roman Catholic cathedral converted into a mosque, located in North Nicosia. It is the main mosque of the city. The Mosque is housed in the largest and oldest surviving Gothic church in Cyprus possibly constructed on the site of an earlier Byzantine church.

photo credit: Arian Zwegers Nicosia, Selimiye Mosque (formerly Cathedral of Saint Sophia) via photopin (license)

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Selimiye Sk, Lefkoşa 99010

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