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The Dolmabahce Clock Tower was built by Sultan Abdulhamid II between the years 1890-1895 and can be seen at the entryway to the Dolmabahce Palace. It was designed by the palace architect Sarkis Balyan in the Neo-baroque and Ottoman styles.

It is a 27 meter high four-storey structure on two sides of which Sultan Abdulhamid's monogram can be seen.

The Paul Garnier Clock was installed by clockmaker Johann Meyar and was partially electronicised in 1979. It still works today

Address: Dolmabahçe street , Beşiktaş
Phone: 0212 236 90 00

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  • Written Jan 27, 2006
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