Kizlaragasi Inn

Kizlaragasi Inn

Kizlaragasi Inn, among all the Ottoman Inns is the most biggest and magnificent Inn in Izmir. It was constructed by Hacı Bekir Ağa who was the eunuch of that peirod in Ottoman Empire, and the Inn also took its name from him. The Kızlarağası Inn was the busiest Inn which the merchants were using shelter for their animals, their goods for stock and upper rooms for staying the nights.

Kizlaragasi Inn normally constructed on the seaside passed to the inner parts of Kemeraltı with filling of the sea. After its opening because of a big earthquake, its front which was on the seaside took a big damage but it was repaired without losing its authenticity. Kızlarağası Inn rose till the end of 19th century, however with the ecnomical life changing its rotation to Europe, it lost its importance. With the labor of artisans and shop owners, which started at 1988, it took the shape that it possess today.

Kızlaragasi Inn Upper Parts

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