What is an apse? – History of Architecture

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Hagia Irene in Istanbul (ancient Constantinople) What is an apse? An apse is a rounded end of a building. You most often find an apse in a basilica or a church. But sometimes a private house or a Roman bath building has an apse too. What's a basilica? Roman baths Parts of a church [...]