"This edifice buildeth for those who seeketh knowledge, And for the love of God who answers our prayers, Ghazi Husrev, commander of the champions of faith, (He is) the source of benefaction, the pride of the righteous. Fejzur-rab toldeth it a chronogram: Meeting place of the good, home of the perfect."
Buy the tickets in information office in the harem (courtyard) of the Bey’s mosque.
After the entrance visitors are making tour of looking at exposed museum pieces and at the same time they can examine the building as an unique representative of the Ottoman architecture. The boards in Bosnian and English language are exposed in the atrium of the building decribing Ghazi Husrev-bey’s origin, the establisment of Ghazi Husrev-bey’s waqf and Bey’s mosque with buildings in the nearby surrounding.
Film about the establishment of Ghazi Husrev-bey's waqf
In a dershana (lecture hall) of the Kurshumli madrasa visitors can watch a film lasting for 12 minutes in Bosnian or English language. The film is about the establishment of Ghazi Husrev-bey’s waqf and his influence on the community development and Sarajevo city
Tour of Exhibits
The replicas of original transcripts of Ghazi Husrev-bey’s waqfnama and the replics of the old documents issued by Ottoman sultans are also exposed in the dershana (lecture hall) as well as some other subjects which are part of the inheritance in Ghazi Husrev-bey’s waqf. In the one of twelve smaller rooms which once served as students’ classrooms some museum pieces used in muvekhitana are exposed.
or group tickets
Children 8-13 years
Children 0-7 years
No entrance fee
- 09:00 h - 13:00 h
- 13:30 h – 20:00 h
(every day except: Saturdays, Sundays, the muslim religious holidays and national holidays)
- 09:00 h - 12:00 h
- 12:30 h - 17:00 h
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