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Neratze Mosque
Rethymnon old town
During Venetian occupation the mosque Neratzes, which today is used as a conservatory, was the Augustinian church of the Holy Virgin. In 1657 the Turks transformed it into the mosque 'Gazi Housein' or 'Neratze', and in 1890 they added a large minaret with two galleries, which was built from the famous stones from the village of Alfa. The chapel of the Holy Virgin, situated at its west side and dedicated to the Body of Christ, was also transformed into a seminary. Outstanding elements of this building are the doorframe and the three domes.
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Palazzo Rimondi Apartments Rethymnon Old Town
at 0km(NW) from Neratze Mosque
Palazzo Rimondi Apartments

Veneto Hotel (four Stars) Rethymno
at 0km(W) from Neratze Mosque
VENETO hotel (Four stars)

Casa Vitae Hotel Rethymnon Old Town
at 0.1km(W) from Neratze Mosque
Casa Vitae Hotel

Fortezza Hotel Rethymnon Old Town
at 0.1km(NW) from Neratze Mosque
Fortezza Hotel

Faros Beach Hotel Rethymnon Harbour
at 0.2km(NE) from Neratze Mosque
Faros Beach Hotel

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