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Suleiman the Magnificent

Suleiman the Magnificent tomb

The tomb of the Suleiman the Magnificent was built by Mimar Sinan in 1566.

Suleiman the Magnificent tomb 1

Suleiman the Magnificent is the 10th Ottoman Sultan. His mother is Ayse Hafsa Valide Sultan and father is Yavuz Sultan Selim.

Suleiman the Magnificent 2

Suleiman the Magnificent passed away in Siege of Szigetvár (or Battle of Szigeth ) in 1566.

His girl Mihrimah Sultan also buried in his tomb,

Mihrimah Sultan

The 20th Ottoman Sultan Suleiman II and 21th Ottoman Sultan Ahmet II also buried in the tomb of the Suleiman the Magnificent.

Also there is the tomb of Asiye Sultan, girl of the Ahmet II;

Asiye Sultan

Rabia Sultan ( Wife of the Ahmet II )

Rabia Sultan

Saliha Dilaşub Sultan ( Wife of Sultan İbrahim, mother of Suleiman II )

Saliha Dilaşub Sultan

Where is Suleiman the magnificent tomb?

The tomb is in the garden of the Suleymaniye Mosque in Istanbul. The tomb of the Roxelana, as known Hurrem Sultan is near to there.

You can find it from the following map;