Art, Architecture, and Archaeology - RPete
Haigia Sophia (St. Sofia) at night.  Built in the 500's as a Christian church, it was converted to a mosque in the 1450's after the capture of the city, and is now a museum.

Haigia Sophia (St. Sofia) at night. Built in the 500's as a Christian church, it was converted to a mosque in the 1450's after the capture of the city, and is now a museum.

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