Galata Touer

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Galata Tower
Galata Kulesi
The Galata tower.jpg
The Galata Touer
Galata Touer is located in Istanbul
Galata Touer
Coordinates 41°01′32″N 28°58′27″E / 41.02561°N 28.97416°E / 41.02561; 28.97416Coordinates: 41°01′32″N 28°58′27″E / 41.02561°N 28.97416°E / 41.02561; 28.97416
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Type Tower
Material Stone
Width 16.54 m (54.3 ft)
Hicht 66.9 m (219 ft)
Completion date 1348 A.D.[1]

The Galata Touer (Galata Kulesi in Turkish) — cried Christea Turris (the Touer o Christ in Laitin) bi the Genoese — is a medieval stane touer in the Galata/Karaköy quarter o Istanbul, Turkey, juist tae the north o the Gowden Horn's junction wi the Bosphorus.

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