Adalet Kulesi
Istanbul, Turkey
Location
Topkapi Sarayi, Istanbul, Turkey
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Associated Names
Part of Site
Events
Original Construction under Sultan Mehmet II (the Conqueror) as a tower kiosk
Renovated and Enlarged by Sultan Suleyman the Magnificient
Sultan Mahmut II elevated the tower by reconstructing its lantern
A belvedere was added onto the tower during the reign of Sultan Abdul Aziz
Style Periods
1299-1922
Variant Names
Adalet Kulesi
Variant
Tower of Justice
Original
Building Usages
kulliye
religious
Materials/Techniques
wood