MUSEUMS IN ISTANBUL

UPDATED: DECEMBER 2017

Topkapi Palace Museum / Museum pass is valid
40 TL Harem : 25 TL Hagia Irene Ticket: 20 TL
Summer (15 Apr - 30 Oct) 09:00 - 18:45 / Winter (30 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 16:45
Ticket office closes 45 min before.
Closed: Tuesdays, first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time

Hagia Sophia Museum / Museum pass is valid
40 TL   Summer (15 Apr - 30 Oct) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (30 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 17:00
Ticket office closes 1 hour before.
Closed: Mondays, first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time.

Blue Mosque and Suleymaniye Mosque
free Summer 08:30 - 18:30 / Winter 08:30 - 17:00
Closed: until 14:30 on Fridays / Praying times (change daily)

Cistern Basilica Museum pass is NOT valid
20 TL 09:00 - 17:30
Closed: first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time.

Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum / Museum pass is valid
25 TL Summer (15 Apr - 25 Oct) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (25 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 17:00
Ticket office closes 30 min before

Istanbul Archaeology Museum / Museum pass is valid
20 TL 09:00 - 19:00
Ticket office closes 1 hour before

Dolmabahce Palace / Museum pass is NOT valid
60 TL (Selamlik+Harem) 09:00 - 16:00
Closed: Mondays, Thursdays

Beylerbeyi Palace / Museum pass is NOT valid
30 TL 09:00 - 17:00
Closed: Mondays, Thursdays

Yıldız Palace / Museum pass is valid
10 TL 09:00 - 17:00
Closed: Mondays, Thursdays

Istanbul Modern Art Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid
25 TL 10:00 - 18:00 (Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun) 10:00 - 20:00 (Thu)
Closed: Mondays, January 1 and on the first day of the religious holidays

Great Palace Mosaic Museum / Museum pass is valid
15 TL Summer (15 Apr - 25 Oct) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (25 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 17:00
Ticket office closes 30 min before
Closed: first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time.

Chora Church Museum / Museum pass is valid
30 TL Summer (15 Apr - 25 Oct) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (25 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 16:30

Hagia Irene (Aya Irini) / Museum pass is valid
20 TL Summer (15 Apr - 30 Oct) 09:00 - 18:45 / Winter (30 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 16:45
Ticket office closes 45 min before
Closed: Tuesdays, first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time

Galata Tower / Museum pass is NOT valid
25 TL 09:00 - 20:30

Pera Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid
20 TL 10:00 - 19:00 (Tue > Sat) , 12:00 - 18:00 (Sun)
Free from 18:00 to 22:00 on Fridays
Closed: Mondays, January 1 and on the first day of the religious holidays

Galata Mevlevihanesi / Museum pass is valid
10 TL Summer (15 Apr - 1 Nov) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (1 Nov - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 17:00
Ticket office closes 1 hour before
Closed: first days of Ramadan Festival and  Festival of Sacrifice for half time

The Museum of Innocence / Museum pass is NOT valid
30 TL 10:00 - 18:00 (Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun)  10:00 - 21:00 (Thu)
Closed: Mondays, January 1 and on the first day of the religious holidays

Istanbul Military Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid
6 TL 09:00 - 16:30 (Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun)
Mehter 15:00 - 16:00 (Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun)
Closed: Monday, Tuesdays, January 1 and on the first day of the religious holidays

Rumeli Fortress / Museum pass is valid
10 TL Summer (15 Apr - 2 Oct) 09:00 - 19:00 / Winter (2 Oct - 15 Apr) 09:00 - 17:00
Closed: Wednesday

Panorama 1453 History Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid
15 TL 08:00 - 17:00

Rahmi M Koc Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid
16 TL 10:00 - 17:00 (Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri) / Sat, Sun, Holidays  Summer (1 Apr - 30 Sep) 10:00 - 19:00 / Winter (1 Oct - 31 Mar) 10:00 - 18:00
Closed: Mondays

Miniaturk / Museum pass is NOT valid
15 TL 09:00 - 19:00

Museum of the History of Science and Technology in Islam / Museum pass is valid
10 TL Summer 09:00 - 18:45 / Winter 09:00 - 16:45

Naval Museum / Museum pass is NOT valid

7,5 TL 09:00 - 17:00 (Tue > Fri) , 10:00 - 18:00 (Sat, Sun)
Closed: Mondays, January 1 and on the first day of the religious holidays

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