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Al-Bimaristan Al-Qaimari

Al-Sheikh Mouhi Eddin, Damascus, Syria
Dating back to the middle of the 13th century, this building was commissioned by the Ayyubid Prince Seif Eddine Al-Qaimari to serve as a hospital.

It is one of only three similar ancient hospitals in Damascus.

Located next to the tomb of Ibn Arabi in the Salihiya Quarter, Al-Bimaristan Al-Qaimari was renovated in the first half of the 16th century during the early Ottoman Period.
Historical Periods: Ayyubids, Ottomans


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