Istanbul Info

istanbul Guide

Hedef Paintball

Go Cart, ATV, Buggy, Paintball

Indigo

Night Club's

Innpera Hotel Taksim

4 Star Hotel

Gezi Hotel Bosphorus Taksim

Boutique Hotel

Bakırköy Cinemaximum (Capacity)

Cinema

Sakip Sabanci Museum Istanbul

Sakip Sabanci Museum Istanbul
The Sakip Sabanci Museum was founded by a man of the same name in 2002 and is a privately owned fine arts museum based in Istanbul dedicated to calligraphic art, religious and state documents and paintings dating from Ottoman times.  Apart from its permanent exhibits, it also hosts national and international temporary exhibitions and holds cultural events on weekends.

Haci Omer Sabanci began collecting in 1940 and his son Sakip expanded the collection which includes items such as 18th and 19th century Chinese porcelain, and superb French porcelain from the 1800s, pieces of Famille noire and verte, polychrome vases and decorated plates; many Sèvres vases, and the German porcelain from Berlin and Vienna are among the most valuable items in the collection.  

The calligraphic collection has almost 400 items and offer visitors a comprehensive view of over 500 years of Ottoman calligraphic art. along with Korans and prayer books, manuscripts, calligraphic panels, decrees, imperial documents, declarations, imperial seals, poetry books and calligraphic tools.

The Sakip Sabanci Museum also has more than 320 paintings from Ottoman and Republican eras and the works of famous Ottoman and Turkish artists that include Osman Hamdi Bey, Ibrahim Calli, Halil Pasa and European artists Fausto Zonaro and Ivan Ayvazovsky.

Istanbul Photos

French or Cezayir Street Istanbul

Tarabya Istanbul

Taksim Istiklal Street Istanbul

Sultanahmet or Blue Mosque Istanbul

Aksaray Fatih Istanbul

Maiden's Tower or Kizkulesi

Istanbul Property For Sale

ISTANBUL

£33,449
Apartment for sale in Beylikduzu

ISTANBUL

£54,091
Office Space in a Completed

ISTANBUL

£51,801
Brand New Development from the

ISTANBUL

£108,680
Off Plan 1 Bedroom Apartments

Turkish Food Recipes

Celeriac Soup - Soup

Chickpeas with Meat - Legume Courses

Main Course

Cabbage Rolls in Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses

Main Course

Shish Kebab - Red Meat Courses

Main Course

Mucver - Vegetable Mezes

Cold Meze

Fava - Legume Mezes

Cold Meze

x Message Sent