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Istanbul Sadberk Hanim Museum

Up the Bosphorus in the picturesque suburb of Buyukdere, the collections of the Sadberk Hanim Museum fill two charming 19th-century wooden villas. A private museum, which originally displayed only Turkish decorative arts, it has recently been expanded for a new collection of archeological finds. In 1988 it was awarded the Europa Nostra award as an outstanding example of modern museum architecture and design. Read the rest of this entry »