Tourist Attraction

Ä°stanbul Archaeology Museums

Just a hop, skip, and jump away from Topkapı Palace, this important museum complex brings together a staggering array of artifacts from Turkey and throughout…

  • Istanbul
Ä°stanbul Archaeology Museums

Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)

Sultan Ahmet I’s grand architectural gift to his capital was this beautiful mosque, commonly known as the Blue Mosque today. Built between 1609 and 1616,…

  • Istanbul
Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)

Dolmabahçe Palace

The sumptuous and ornate Dolmabahçe Palace shows the clear influence of European decoration and architecture on the Ottoman Empire in the 19th century. Built by…

  • Istanbul
Dolmabahçe Palace

Topkapı Palace

First built by Mehmet the Conqueror in the 15th century, the sultans of the Ottoman Empire ruled over their dominions from this glorious palace beside…

  • Istanbul
Topkapı Palace