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Istanbul Modern Museum

Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi | Liman Isletmeleri Sahasi Antrepo No: 4, Istanbul 34433, Turkey
+90 212 334 73 00
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Temporary and permanent exhibition halls, photography gallery, cinema hall, video art area and new media art area make up the platform that presents diverse forms of art that can be experienced at Istanbul Modern in addition to an arts library, a shop that combines design with art and its cafe and restaurant that offers its visitors a fantastic view of Istanbul.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi | Liman Isletmeleri Sahasi Antrepo No: 4, Istanbul 34433, Turkey
+90 212 334 73 00
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately, there is a lot of refurbishment work going on at the moment and, whilst it doesn't spoil the visit, it does impact on it. That said, it is truly a stunning place to visit and gives an insight into the cosmopolitan history of Istanbul...More

Thank Mark_Reynolds1974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is very central between Besiktas and Karakoy on the waterfront. The entrance is a bit difficult due to the new construction on the sea side. The top floor always has various paintings, pictures and installations from various artists. The bottom floor has a...More

Thank Tuncko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Istanbul Modern ist definitely a must-see. I‘ve been to many art museum, but this one was the best so far. The museum is located in Beyoglu and features the works of many Turkish artist, but it also includes world by some non-Turkish artists. The museum...More

Thank AnBe1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did not have much sense for art before . My visits at Istanbul Modern increased my interest in art , paintings. There you have a high quality collection of paintings.

Thank tourtoturkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in Istanbul and visit pretty often. The quality of the exhibitions varies wildly...but the café has one of the best views of the Bosphorus in Istanbul if what you really want is to sit outside and watch the ships go by

Thank Perrygrinate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were both pleasantly surprised by our visit to Istanbul Modern - situated on the banks of the Bosphorus it houses a collection of the finest that Turkey's artists had to offer. The clever way that the art is displayed, mixing different media together in...More

Thank PRFluffy
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Even if you are not a big fan of art or modern art, you are definitely going to love or at least admire this museum. There are many animations as well. The artworks are astonishing and admirable, definitely one of the best modern arts museums...More

Thank charbs1
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

A must see while in Istanbul and i highly recommend exhibitions take place all the time. Seeing such beautiful modern art made me very happy and much respect to Turkish artists. Entrance fee:25TL per person If youre in Sirkeci Just take the tram T1 hop...More

Thank ContessaLM
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Located near Dolmabahcha. Due to contraction works a little bit difficult to find, but I strongly recommend to visit it

Thank Kashkin
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our visit to the Istanbul Modern Museum. In November 2017 there was a lot of construction that meant gaining access to the Museum was slightly more convoluted than it needed to be. We could not get access to the...More

1  Thank mephistophelean
Sitting pretty with an age-old air about it, Karakoy
is situated on the European side of the Bosphorus at
the mouth of the Golden Horn. Perhaps the city’s most
historically significant area, it’s currently one of
the most happening parts of town as well. Here street
vendors and alfresco fish restaurants line the banks
of the Horn where the views of major attractions
across the water rival Karakoy’s own key attractions,
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16 August 2017|
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Response from MindThrust | Reviewed this property |
On Thursdays admission is free to residents of Turkey. 'residents' are not 'citizens' and this rule is not enforced, so practically it is free for all people 'residing in Istanbul' for a few days to visit the museum on... More
2 March 2016|
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Response from Helena B | Reviewed this property |
I visit Istanbul often and the public transport is fantastic. From Istanbul Modern get on the tram at Tophane and after about 18 ? stops get off at the Zeytinburnu stop. Transfer to the line going to Yenikapi and get off at... More
Mary P
21 September 2015|
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Response from Lancer17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, never heard of it.