Military Museum1117 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Askeri Muze, Harbiye, Vali Konagi Cd., Istanbul, Turkey
- Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +90-2122332720
- Ticket Price: 3 TRY
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museums, Military Museums
As the name suggests, the military museum in Istanbul is dedicated to the collection and display of the military weapons as well the history of Turkish military past. The site which is recognized as the military museum was once the center of the Ottoman Imperial Military Academy. Inside this museum, the visitors will find medals, military uniforms, flags, emblems, armored shirts, shields, paintings, and various types of guns on display. The centre of attraction in this museum is the Mehter Concert that takes place daily. Military marching in accompaniment to military bands is always fun and in Istanbul, they don’t dissapoint. In the modern Turkish language, the band as a whole is known as the Takimi. According to the beliefs the first Mehter from this place was sent to the Alaeddin three along with the letter which gives its blessing to the new state formed. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Istanbul itinerary 5 days.
Military Museum Travel Tips
- If you are fond of music, then you can hear different styles of music.
- Follow the kids as the place can be real crowded.
- Do not engage with any stranger.
Entrance Ticket Details For Military Museum
- Adult: 3 TL
- Students: 1 TL
Military Museum Hours
- The Mehter concert takes place between 03:00pm-04:00pm every day.
How to Reach Military Museum
- Uluslararas Otogar bus stand
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10.01% of people who visit Istanbul include Military Museum in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
60.92% of people start their Military Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Military Museum
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Military Museum