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"In the Navy!!!" Naval Museum Tip by caffeine_induced78

Naval Museum, Istanbul: 10 reviews and 24 photos

  I'm all ready sir!
by caffeine_induced78

Okay - I have in the past considered joining the Navy.

When I told Ivan this he burst out laughing. NOOOOO - they are not all gay. Well, maybe the ensigns are - but I wanted to be an officer.

Turkey's Naval Museum in the neighberhood of Besiktas is on the European Shore about 2.5 km northeast of the Galata Bridge. Admission is 3 million lira and another 5 million lira if you want the pass in order to take photos. In the museum you can find cannons, a partial old submarine, paintings, and a detailed account of the Naval engagements during the campaign at Gallipoli.

The museum is closed on Monday and Tuesdays.

Address: Besiktas district
Directions: in Besiktas next to the Besiktas ferry terminal.
Phone: +90 212 261 0040

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 27, 2004
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