Mosque of Pasha Qasim in Pecs - Hungary


The Mosque of Pasha Qasim is one of the symbols of the city of Pécs, Hungary, located in the city centre, on the main square (Széchenyi square). Today, it functions as a Roman Catholic church. The building, hundred steps both its length and its width, was built by Pasha Qasim the Victorious between 1543 and 1546. The minaret of the mosque was brought down by the Jesuits in 1766. It is still one of the largest Turkish buildings that remains in Hungary. It harbours the characteristics of Turkish architecture.;


Address: Mosque of Gázi Kászim Pasha
7621 Pécs, Széchenyi István tér 2,

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