The Museums Where You Must See In Istanbul
Istanbul hosted lots of different cultures throughout centuries, and most of the buildings and pieces are still can be seen and visited today. We can say that it Istanbul is an open air museum with the buildings around it, especially the historical peninsula and its environment. This situation stands for the benefit of Istanbuls tourism and attracts hundreds of thousands of both domestic and foreign tourists to our country every year. Another important issue especially for the people who are in Istanbul, is that it is very easy to explore these historical places with rental cars from Rent A Car companies on a weekend. It is known that the traffic and public transportation are a main problem for the people who are in Istanbul but you can make a little journey in the city with your car, without facing any traffic problems in a proper day and day of rest. If you dont have a car, you can deal with Rent A Car Istanbul company and make your journey more faster and comfort.
Miniaturk Turkey Park
One of the most interesting cultural organizations in Turkey recently is the Miniaturk Turkey Park or as its more known name Miniaturk. This museum which is started with the idea of exhibition the country with small miniatures is a succesful museum design that is opened for visitors in May the 2nd, 2003. The museum where is located near Halic is the largest miniature exhibition museum in the world. The models minimised by a 25th of 122 architectural works based on their recognition level are exhibited in here and there are audio introductry records in 9 languages. If you want to have a general opninon about these historical structures and have this unique experience, Miniaturk is open for visitors 365 days in a year, including the holidays and if you plan your trip with your own car or rental car, there is a 500 vehicle capacity parking area.
Rahmi Koc Museum
Rahmi Koc museum is a museum where is located in Haskoy county of Istanbul, near Halic and hosts the most important cultural activities of Istanbul. Rahmi Koc museum is the first and most important museum that is devoted to transportation, industry and communication history in Turkey. Lots of various pieces from gramophone needle to real ship pieces in Rahmi Koç museum. Another feature of this museum is that it is alway improving itself and it hosts new themed exhibition and expands day by day. The workshops such as metal workshops or wooden workshops where are leaded by experts, restorate all the pieces that is going to be exhibited and continue to bring in new pieces to our history.
Istanbul Archeology Museum
Istanbul Archeology Museum where is on the historical peninsula is one of the most important museums in the world with its pieces over one million that are belong to various cultures and civilizations. Istanbul Archeology museum is the oldest structure that is built as a museum in Turkey. This museum where is constructed as the Empire Museum by the painter and curator Osman Hamdi Bey and opened its gates in June 13th 1891 for visitors. There are unique pieces from a various area ofchalcolitic, early, middle and late br Ottoman Empire as from the Balkans, Africa, Mesopotamia and Arabian peninsula, periods as palaeolithic, neolithic, onze period here in Istanbul Archeology Museum. You can visit this museum where is one of the richest museums in cultural value, everyday between 09:00 and 17:00 except Tuesday.