Turkey’s first museum of modern and contemporary art is currently housed in a temporary, yet beautiful, historical building in Beyoglu until its new home in Karakoy is finished. Thankfully, its exceptional collection remains undiminished. Expect works from the likes of Turkish painters Hoca Ali Riza, Nuri Iyem and Nurullah Berk, alongside an ever-changing line-up of international artists.
Istanbul's famed Ottoman-era historical imperial mosque
The iconic Byzantine-era structure built nearly 1,500 years ago
Home to more than one million ancient artefacts
Home stadium of one of Istanbul’s most storied clubs