At the mouth of the Asian shore of the Bosphorous, this small palace built by Nikogos Balyan in 1857 reflects its elegant Neo-Baroque, almost Rococo facade in the waters of the Bosphorous. A former summer imperial residence, then a presidential palace, it is now a museum.
Address:Rive asiatique Istanbul
museum Jun-Sep: 9.30am-5pm; rest of year: 9.30am-4pm - closed Mon, Thu
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