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Istanbul Photography Museum

Sehsuvar Bey Mah. Kadirga Liman Cad. No:60 | Kadirga – Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 458 8842
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A good place to see the best in the photography scene in Istanbul if not Turkey

I came upon the sign to this museum from the hotel i stayed in Sultanahmet. However you need to... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
WVZ3
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Kuching, Malaysia
Photography as a record and an art.

This is a quiet museum that we came upon by accident. If you want to see another side to Turkish... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2015
560vicky
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Sehsuvar Bey Mah. Kadirga Liman Cad. No:60 | Kadirga – Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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+90 212 458 8842
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

I came upon the sign to this museum from the hotel i stayed in Sultanahmet. However you need to take the train to Fatih area next to it. Took a while to find it after getting lost, asking the locals who work in the hotels...More

Thank WVZ3
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This is a quiet museum that we came upon by accident. If you want to see another side to Turkish culture, and in particular a record of both traditional Turkey and emerging modern Turkey, though this powerful artistic medium, this is a wonderful place to...More

Thank 560vicky
Reviewed 10 May 2015

When stacked up against the gems left to Istanbul by its long history the Istanbul Photography Museum pales into insignificance. So my ranking of only three stars out of five should not be taken as a slight against the photography or the staff or, in...More

1  Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 December 2014

It show the history of photography in Turky . Tones of photos divided in many rooms , the man whos in charge was very nice , and most important he can speak english

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Reviewed 2 November 2014

We really only went here to get out of the rain but it turned out to be one of the highlights of the trip. The photographs on display in the two galleries dedicated to Turkish artists were excellent but what really made the visit worthwhile...More

1  Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 29 October 2014

walk from Sultanhmet--not too crowded. very authentic local streets, near Kunkapi. wonderful exhibits of old and new Istanbul and Turkey.

Thank rzberger
Reviewed 31 August 2014

The museum features stunning photos of different styles from respected Turkish photographers. It is in a nice area close to the main tourist streets but with hardly a tourist in sight. Cheap chai and a nice park outside so it makes a nice stop away...More

Thank waqi_thirteen
Reviewed 20 July 2014

It was a little tricky to find but once I did, I enjoyed it completely. It was quiet and relaxed and I could move around at my own pace, soaking in thousands of photos taken of Istanbul and Turkey by Turkish photographers. There was so...More

Thank Gede A
Reviewed 21 April 2014

This museum is in Fatih, 20 minutes walk from the Blue Mosque and out of the tourist tracks. It is not a big place but totally worth the walk and the time: it both showcases amazing Turkish photographers and hosts exhibitions. At the moment the...More

Thank BBES
Reviewed 8 January 2014 via mobile

I went there after checking the reviews on trip advisor and I must say this place is awesome. They not only have great photographs but the background music creates a great atmosphere. Also, unlike other places in Istanbul, it's very cheap. The adult ticket is...More

Thank Matheus C
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