Yıldız City Museum has been established since 1988. The collection is, in general, made up of etngraphic and historical works from the 18th and 19th centuries. Here one can find paintings, calligraphy, textiles, porcelains made in the imperial workshop of Yıldız Palace, various glasswork, calligraphy tools, objects and emblembs belonging to Sufi orders, kitchen tools, censers, plates, jewels, scales and weights, stamps, binding bloscks, ceramics and tiles, Tophane pipes and similar objects from the Ottoman Empire. The caligraphers whose works are on display are Mustafa İzzet, Sultan Abdulmecid, Mehmet Raşid, Sami Efendi, Mehmet İzzet, Hamit Aytaç, İsmail Hakkı Altunbezer, Şefik, Mahmud Celaleddin. The museum is open every day between 9:00 and 16:00 expect Sunday and Monday, free of Charge.
Phone: (212) 258 58 44