SULTAN BAYEZID II KÜLLİYE ( HEALTH MUSEUM)

The Külliye by the Tunca River is one of the most important constructions in Edirne. It is in a large field with the Mosque Medicine Madrasah bath, kithchen,Ottoman hospital supply storages and other parts.

"SULTAN BAYEZID II KÜLLİYE ( HEALTH MUSEUM)"


The architech of Külliye which Bayezıd II had it built between 1484-1488 was Hayrettin. It has very impressive view and coverd with about a hundred domes of all sizes. The most interesting of these is the monumental mosque which is in 20,55m diameter, has single dome and two minarets. There is medicine madrasah and Darülşifa in the west of the mosque. At the side part of the front yard surrounded by porches there are domed rooms where mental patient were treated. The main princible in Darülşifa built in the period when they were burned because they had demons inside in Europe was to treat especially mental patients by music and water.