REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Gök Medresse

THEOLOGICAL SCHOOLS, HOSPITALS, ALM'S HOUSES, BATHS

Gök Medresse
Built in 1271 in Sivas, its most striking, features are its maingate with double minarets covered with stone engravings. The engravings consist of motifs of 12 different animals, stars and the tree of life. From the main gate one enters into a couriyard with a fountain and pool. On either side of the courtyard there are porches behind which lie the rooms.