Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

The Gazi Husrev-bey Mosque, a landmark of Sarajevo, was built in 1531 in a classical ottoman architecture. The building is on the list of national monuments of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Old Sephardi Synagogue

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