Gulhane Park walking & Archeological Museums Visit
After walking in Gulhane .Let’s explore İstanbul Archaeological Museums and then stroll through Soğuk Çeşme Sokağı in Sultanahmet on March 13.
Istanbul Archaeological Museums are a compound of three major sections; The Archaeology Museum Protected content , The Museum of Ancient Orient Protected content The Tiled Kiosk Protected content .
The Archaeological Museum is one of the rare buildings constructed as a museum in that time period in the world. It is one of the most beautiful and splendid examples of neo-classical architecture in Istanbul, housing a splendid collection of over one million objects that represent almost all of the eras and civilizations in world history.
We will meet at the Museum Cafe in the garden.
After our museum tour, we will go to Soğuk Çeşme Sokağı (Street of the Cold Fountain) a small street with historic houses in-between the Hagia Sophia and Topkapı Palace. The car-free zone street is named after the fountain situated at its end towards Gülhane Park. The wooden, two or three-storey Ottoman houses of 19th-20th century, now housing a hotel and cafes. On one end of the street towards Gülhane Park is a Byzantine cistern, which houses the "Sarnıç Restaurant".
At the end we will see the buildings outside and then take and rest in one of them.
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