Sidi Mahrez Mosque
, also known as Mohamed Bey El Mouradi Mosque
, is a mosque
. It is an official historical monument.
This mosque is located in Medina
area of the city.
It is strongly influenced by Ottoman architecture
, showing similarities to the Sultan Ahmed II Mosque
with a central dome with cupolas
occupying the four corners of the square of the prayer hall.
Polychrome tiles were imported from Iznik
(Turkey) to cover a large part of the wall in the direction of Mecca
and the grand pillars that support the central dome.
The interior of the mosque was renovated in the 1960s.
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