Urban Entity Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar, St. Ismajl Qemajli

Urban Entity Grand Bazaar

Urban complex “Çarshija e Madhe” (Grand Bazaar) contains 525 important facilities. It is known as the biggest Market in South-East Europe. It performed the function of handicrafts, trade and central administration of the time. At present it is a cultural-historical, tourist, crafts and commercial complex. All events associated with the city of Gjakova are connected with the rise of the Çarshija e Madhe. Distinct architectural features the construction technique itself; the building style is traditional with local material: stone, wood, clay-brick, old roof tiles, lead, etc.

Period: Ottoman

Century: XVI

Permanent protection, Date of Protection: 19.02.1955-nr.59/55

Source: https://dtk.rks-gov.net/tkk_objekti_en.aspx?id=1259

Categories: Trashëgimia

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