Kasımpaşa is a quarter within the district of , . It is a low-lying area north of the , on the European side of the city. Neighbouring quarters include and .

Notable Places in the Area

The is the district of surrounding the banks of the body of water of the same name, which is a bay of the Bosphorus along its western, European coast. Photo: VikiPicture, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The , or the Seraglio, is a large museum in the east of the district of in . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, officially the Holy Grand Mosque, and formerly the Church of , is a Late Antique place of worship in , designed by the Greek geometers Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles. Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The , called Christea Turris by the Genoese, is a medieval stone tower in the / quarter of , , just to the north of the 's junction with the Bosphorus. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a city of fantastic history, culture and beauty. Photo: Hanneshafner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Old City of is the oldest part of the city, and the location of most of its historic sights. Photo: Eaglestein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, and Beyoğlu further north with its main thoroughfare, the pedestrianized Istiklal Street, and the adjoining Taksim Square is the district of north of , across the Golden Horn. Photo: Ggia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


41.0318° or 41° 1' 54.4" north
28.9684° or 28° 58' 6.3" east
Open Location Code
5 metres (16 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: قاسم باشا
  • Armenian: Քասըմփաշա
  • Belarusian: Касымпаша
  • Catalan: Kasımpaşa
  • Chinese: 卡斯帕萨
  • Czech: Kasımpaşa
  • Dutch: Kasımpaşa
  • English: Kasimpasa
  • English: Kasımpaşa, Beyoğlu
  • French: Kasımpaşa
  • Norwegian: Kasımpaşa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kasim Pasa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kasimpasa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kasímpaşa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kasımpaşa
  • Russian: Касымпаша
  • Turkish: Kasımpaşa
  • Urdu: قاسم پاشا
  • Urdu: قاسم پاشا، بےاوغلو

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