News and Announcements

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
The Audio Guide service at the Topkapı Palace Museum was also added in Korean as a result of the cooperation with the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Istanbul. Along Turkish, German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Persian, Chinese and Japanese,... ... Devamı
Friday, March 1, 2019
Between the dates March 1st - March 31st 2019, Topkapı Palace Museum will be open to visit at 09:00 A.M. - 06:00 P.M. Harem and Hagia Irene Monument will be open to visit at 09:00 A.M. - 05:00 P.M. All ticket booths will be closed on 05:00 P.M.

Last Events

At the festival ground organized specially for traditional Topkapı Palace conquest celebration and Palace...
Within the events of the Museums' Week, Mehter concert performed by the Metheran Division of Harbiye Military Museum...
Like the last year, Traditional Palace Festivals that including demonstrations of archery and horsemanship will be held...

Last Exhibitions

Our exhibition "Yavuz Sultan Selim and Sacred Relics at Their 500th Anniversary" opened at the Armorer's Treasury room...
Turkish coffee culture and tradition was entered to the UNESCO "Non-Material Heritage" list at the year 2013. Due to...
The exhibition Kadıasker Mustafa İzzet Efendi: Callıgrapher, Nay (Oblique Flute) Player, And Composer has opened at the...

Museum Information

Museum is open everyday except Tuesdays. Museum is also closed at first days of the religious festive days untill afternoon.

Sacred Relics Department

We ask that you refrain from entering the Sacred Relics Department with shorts, mini-skirts, tank tops, or strapless clothing.

Hagia Irene

Hagia Irene Church, which is located at first courtyard of The Topkapi Palace, is opened to visit for visitors. The Hagia Irene Church can be visited as individual visitor from now on. Ticket Price is 30 TL for one person.

Baby Cars

Exhibiton hall is not visited with baby car. Please don’t forget this rule before buy a ticket. 

Harem Section

If you want to visit Harem you have to buy a seperate ticket from the ticket booths where stands outside of the museum or in front of the Harem  entrance. Ticket Price for one person for the Harem entrance is 35 TL.

Photo Shooting

Please, do not take photo inside the exhibition halls in which contains/displays objects for avoid interrupting other visitors' tour and avoid harm objects with flashlight

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