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Milli Saraylar Resim Muzesi

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Small, well organized Paintings Museum

This is a museum right next to Dolmabahce Palace. It has two levels. Not suitable for trolleys. The... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Istanbul, Turkey
I absolutely loved this museum!

I stumbled upon this museum while walking from Dolmabahce Palace towards Besiktas. It is in the... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Deborah S
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a museum right next to Dolmabahce Palace. It has two levels. Not suitable for trolleys. The entry fee is really small. They provide free of charge guidance hearing tools. Labeling is both in English and Turkish. Paintings are from international and local painters...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I stumbled upon this museum while walking from Dolmabahce Palace towards Besiktas. It is in the northern-most wing of the palace and can be visited independently for a small entrance fee which also gives you access to the garden leading to the grounds of the...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Lots to see. The Harem was a great visit. You have to chose which ticket to buy, I opted for the whole package which lasted hours. A very interesting clock display.

Thank Hilary G
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum you can imagine the 19. Century life of Ottoman Empire and Istanbul life after visited the museum. Fausto Zonaro, Ayvazoski, Chlebowski, Ibrahim Çallı, Osman Hamdi Bey and many orientalist artists' paintings take you to old times ..

Thank oktayozkan
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

At the back side of dolmabahce palace on your way to the harem palace you will find this painting museum. It is included in the 40 lira ticket you pay for the whole tour of dolmabahce site.

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 14 August 2014

This annexe of Dolmabahçe contains 19th and early 20th century paintings, in a large part that the collections of Sultans Abdülmecid I and Abdülaziz I. The collection is arranged thematically, with rooms devoted to the different generations of Turkish painters of modern times, Orientalist painting,...More

1  Thank ahpincis
Reviewed 9 June 2014

After you have been rushed through the Dol. Palace, walk along the water front in the gardens (water on your right) and find your way into the painting museum. Entry is included with your ticket. You can go at your own pace and see the...More

1  Thank Hague-expat124
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