Ince Minaret Madrasa or Stone and Wood Arts Museum is located in Selçuk district of Konya. The madrasa was built during the reign of Sultan Izzeddin Keykavus and was commissioned by Vezier Fahreddin Ali, designed by the architect Keluk bin Abdullah in 1264.
It is the only covered court madrasa and has single a vaulted room with one side open to a court (iwan). The portal, located on the South, is one of the most beautiful samples of the Seljuk architecture. Ince Minaret Madrasa had been functioned until 19C, between 1876-1899, it was renovated. In 1950’s, after the last renovations, the madrasa was converted into a museum, called “Stone and Wood Arts Museum”
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