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"Dolmabahce Palace" Dolmabahce Palace Tip by Nobbe

Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul: 102 reviews and 242 photos

  Dolmabahce Palace
by Nobbe
 
 

This beautiful Ottoman Palace was built by the son of Mahmut II, Sultan Abdulmecit 1839-1861, who ascended the throne at the age 16. The construction of the palace started 1843 and the Sultan wanted a fashionable residence similar to European palaces.

Address: Visnezade Mh., Beskitas district
Directions: European side of the Bosphorus.
Phone: +90 212 236 9000
Website: http://www.millisaraylar.gov.tr/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 17, 2003
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