Yedikule Fortress
Image View Description:

View from Tower

Date:
ca. 4th century, 1458
Location:
Istanbul (Turkey)
Work Type:
architecture
Culture:
Byzantine
Culture 2:
Turkish
Style/Period:
Byzantine
Style/Period 2:
Ottoman
Notes:
Yedikule Fortress (Fortress of the Seven Towers) was built in 1458 by adding three towers to a section of the Walls of Constantinople.
Record ID:
1617_ha2003_yedikule_vr_002