Palace of Turkey – Ibrahim pasha
You accept the prices for a taxi in Turkey? Then you can reach with comfort to a palace Ibrahim pasha. In the Palace Ibrahim pasha (Ibrahim Pasa Sarayi) who is on East side of the Hippodrome, is the Museum of Turkish and Islamic art (Turk ve Islam Eserleri Miizesi), is open ежедн., not including пн, 9. 00-17. 00; the price of the entrance ticket — €4). The museum is interesting, perfectly planned and contains one of the thematic collections best in the world who will acquaint you with culture of Turkey. The cool dark rooms of the XVI century located round the central yard with a garden, relieve need for use of the modern expensive technologies protecting artefacts from a sunlight, the exposition shines with the best examples of rich and difficult Islamic culture, and in a courtyard of a museum of Turkey there is a remarkable cafe. The palace represents one of several remained, at least partially, personal residences of the Ottoman Empire which most part was lost on fire of fires periodically flashing in the city. The most part of its buildings has been destroyed, and stone structures have built according to the primary plan in 1843 the 1st palace has been constructed in 1524 for Ibrahim pasha, just appointed Grand Visier Souleymane Mogushchestvennogo.
History of a palace of Turkey
The palace became a worthy monument to one of the most successful city figures of own time, whose abilities were absolutely shown in the riches saved by it and the power concentrated in his hands over population of the cities of Turkey. It is possible to judge its status on proportions of rooms of a palace and its favourable arrangement near the Hippodrome: the sultans who have come to power later, used balconies of a palace of Turkey to look from there festive processions passing below. Ibrahim operated thirteen years internal and military empire affairs then has fallen into disgrace because of intrigues of the spouse of Souleymane Roksolana. Vobshchem, the sultan had also preconditions not to trust the minister who dared to speak to zabugorny ambassadors:« If I order, it should be executed. And if he (sultan) speaks on another, do mine, instead of his order». When a body of the strangled vizier have found in one of rooms of a palace of Topkapy, Souleymane let’s the order bury him in an unknown grave, and all riches Ibrahim pasha including a palace, have been returned to the state.
You can visit a palace in though what season even if will arrive for New year to Turkey.
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