Ferhat Bey Fountain - Vize





Name Ferhat Bey Fountain - Vize
Location Hammam street – Vize
Chronology Roman Empire - Byzantine - Ottoman Empire
Dates from Ottoman Empire
History and description

The fountain is located next to the Ferhat Bey Hammam (Turkish bath) and was built in 16th century by Ferhat Bay. The fountain has a square shape, covered with a small dome, two gutter and two spout, built with the same cut limestone. In 1838 has been renovated by the son of Dzhemilzade Ahmet Aga.

Interesting facts

Do you know …
… stone inscription of the fountain is displayed in the Museum of Kirklareli.
… Vakiflar Regional Directorate developed a project for restoration, which is expected to start soon.

Cultural status Significant site registered as an immobile cultural heritage.
Website – Contacts www.vize.bel.tr – 02883181021