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Khan Al-Joukhiya

Al-Qaymariya, Souq Al-Khayateen, Damascus, Syria
Named “Al-Joukhiya”, Arabic for “Cloth”, this khan was used to be known as the tailors’ khan.

Built in the middle of the 16th century by governor Ahmad Shamsi Pasha, it is one of the oldest Ottoman khans in Damascus.
Historical Periods: Ottomans


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