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Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Topkapi Palace

The Topkapi Palace (“Palace of the Cannon Gate”) is one of the most popular tourist attraction to visit, Istanbul, Turkey. The palace was built in between 1466 – 1478 by one of the Ottoman Sultans who is Sultan Mehmet II.Topkapi Palace (Turkish: Topkapı Sarayı) is located on the Sarayburnu (Seraglio), a promontory overlooking the Golden Horn and the Marmara Sea, with the Bosphorus in plain sight from many points of the palace.

Sections of the palace: Imperial Gate, Second Courtyard (Council Square), Third Courtyard  (Enderun Courtyard), Fourth Courtyard (Sofa-i Hümayun), Harem.

Admission to Topkapi Palace is charged in Turkish Lira and credit card.

Ticket : 20 TL (around $13 / GBP 8 ) 15 TL to the Harem. (01.03.2011). Harem : Additional ticket is required. Harem entrance ticket is 15TL.  The Harem is open to visit between 09:00 AM – 05.00 PM .

Visit Days: All days (except for Tuesdays) between 09:00 AM – 05:00 PM.

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Phone: +90 212 5120480
Fax: +90 212 5285991
Web Address : www.topkapisarayi.gov.tr

Photos

Imperial Gate, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul.

Gate of Felicity, Topkapi Palace

Gate of Felicity, Topkapi Palace

Gate of Salutation, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Gate of Salutation, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Imperial Carriages, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Imperial Carriages, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Imperial Council Hall, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

Imperial Council Hall, Topkapi Palace, Istanbul

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