- By Kevin
- On Jan 2, 2018
- Travel Tips
The Museum Pass is the magic card which will grant you free access to 12 of the top museums in Istanbul without having to wait in the long ticketing lines.We collected the most famous museums included in the Museum Pass Istanbul for you here.
Istanbul Archaeological Museum
One of the most important museums in Turkey,the Istanbul Archaeological Museum is actually three museums:the Archaeological Museum,the Ancient Orient Museum and the Tiled Kiosk Museum.The three museums combined contain more than 1 million objects from civilizations around the world.Founded in 1891,it was the first Turkish museum,and was located on the Topkapi Palace grounds.The Tiled Kiosk dates back to 1472.The museums contain thousands of precious artifacts,including the sarcophagus of Alexander the Great.
Topkapi Palace Museum
It was once the home of emperors of 3 continents.It is a must-see for everyone as it homes a great view of Istanbul,traces of hundreds of years of history and priceless treasures.