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Sadberk Hanim Museum

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Address: Piyasa Cad. 27-29 | Buyukdere, Istanbul, Turkey
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Private Tour: Bosphorus Cruise and Istanbul's Egyptian Bazaar
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Gem on the Bosphorus

The museum is a bit out of Istanbul , but really worth the visit. It is located in a beautiful house on the Bosphorus and was the first private museum in Turkey. There is a very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 December 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The museum is a bit out of Istanbul , but really worth the visit. It is located in a beautiful house on the Bosphorus and was the first private museum in Turkey. There is a very informative section on the family who opened it . The various sections include displays of Turkish- Islamic culture and also an archaeology section. When... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

It's seems very far away, but if you take the metro to Haciosman and the the #25 bus which drops you off in front of the museum, it's very easy. They have a small but well cultivated collection. Don't miss the fez blocker and Ottoman dresses.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful museum, cheap ticket price, and nice cruise to get there on Bosphorus, from Eminonu to Sariyer. It has, among other things, an amazing collections of clothes, from the otoman period.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Recently, they have a jewelry exhibit, it was cool. This museum is small and far away from city, that is the reason, there is no line or overcrowd anytime. I enjoy visiting time to time. This time I found out the backyard. It is a wonderful garden to sit, read and drink tea. Garden also has some materials to see... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

My wife and I enjoyed several hours touring the excellent exhibits in Turkey's first private museum. Turkey's culture is complex, resulting from its varied and long cultural heritage. The collections focus on the Ottoman period, plus a separate building of relics from far earlier times. With much focus on Ottoman clothing and home decorations, assembled by a powerful mother-daughter collection... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

This private museum is one of my favorites in Istanbul. Has two sections. The archaeological part gives you a great perspective of the history of Istanbul. Then the other part has a wonderful collection of Ottoman artifacts from ceramics to textiles. Note that the museum is closed on Wednesdays.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

We were there this July and could hardly bring ourselves to leave with our group tour. We could have spent another hour, at least, in this handsomely arranged collection of ancient stone and ceramic objects.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Benifits from being a collection of a discerning women. Stunning building and grounds. The "traces of ancient ages" is a quick and informative tour through the ages. The museum . Easy to get to

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

I visited this museum by chance jumped out of Bosphorus tour and was amazed of the glorious museum collection. Really I am still inspired of the artefacts more than three years after the visit!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

Could not believe that this was a private collection, there was some totally amazing pieces in the display, really liked the lay out in the newer part of the museum, the shoe exhibition was also interesting... Well worth the visit

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