Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts
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About this place
Türk İslam tarihinden önemli eserlerin sergilendiği bu müze, Kanuni Sultan Süleyman'ın sadrazamı Pargalı İbrahim Paşa'nın kendi için Mimar Sinan'a yaptırdığı sarayda konuçlanmıştır. 16. yüzyıldan kalma bu saray, Osmanlı'dan ayakta kalan tek sadrazam sarayıdır.
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A wonderful little museum with the best examples historic Turkish and Islamic art. Especially the old hand made carpets are amazing.
The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts is the first Turkish museum in the Fatih district of Istanbul, covering the Turkish and Islamic art collections collectively.
Turkish and Islamic art museum You can have a museum pass from here. You dont need to wait for entering many places if you have a museum pass. They need your passport to create a museum pass.
Constructed in 1524, the building was formerly the palace of Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha, who was the second grand vizier to Suleiman the Magnificent, and was once thought to have been the husband of the Sultan's sister, Hatice Sultan. The collection includes notable examples of Islamic calligraphy,…