Cıragan Palace

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Except for Monday, Thursday  09.00-15.00
This was built in 1871 on the site of a wooden palace in the most beautiful part of the Bosporus by the Architect Serkis Balyan by the order of Sultan Abdülaziz. Superior examples of stonework are completed in rooms with elaborated pillars. The rooms are decorated with unique carpets, gilt furniture, and engravings made of mother of pearl. Like other palaces of the Bosporus, the Çırağan sheltered many important meetings. It was connected to the Yıldız Palace by a bridge. The facade facing the street is surrounded by high walls. It hostss various social activities today.

Dolmabahçe Street, Beşiktaş
Tel : (0212) 236 90 00 (20 lines)