Yivli Minaret Mosque
Prota provided seismic assessment, in-situ drawings and retrofiting design under the scope of thr Restitution and Restoration Project.
The Yivli Minaret Mosque, also called ''Antalya Ulu Camii'' is a historical mosque located in the old town center of Antalya called Kaleici. It is one of the first islamic buildings in the city. The mosque's fluted minaret, which was decorated with dark blue tiles, is a landmark and the symbol of the city. The mosque was built in 1230 and fully reconstructed in 1373. The minaret is 38 metres high, built on a square stone base, with eight fluted sections and has 90 steps to the top.
Under the scope of restoration projects of Yivli Minaret Mosque tendered by Ministry of Culture and Tourism, consultancy services, retrofitting and restoration design services, seismic assessment, in-situ drawings were provided by Prota..