Gazi Husrev Bey's Khaniqah was first mentioned in the vakufnama (endowment) established by Gazi Husrev Bey in 1531 and it is presumed that this object, which is where the principles of tesavvuf (sufism, Islamic mysticism) were taught, was built in 1530.
Reservations are recommended
Khaniqah had 14 rooms, a semāhana (
In 2000, Gazi Husrev Bey’s Khaniqah underwent a thorough reconstruction based on the original design. The inner courtyard was covered with a glass roof, which lends a special ambience to the structure.
Gazi Husrev Bey’s Medresa makes use of the Khaniqah, and promotions and exhibits are also held here. Given the interior’s unique exhibition space, it typically hosts five to six events every year.