Vehbi Koc Foundation Sadberk Hanim Museum, Buyukdere, Sariyer, Istanbul

Vehbi Koc Foundation Sadberk Hanim Museum is one of the best museums in Istanbul. The museum is located by the seaside in Sariyer and named after Sadberk Hanim, Vehbi Koç’s wife.

There are variety items exhibited that include Turkish and Islamic works, games and several collections belonging to different eras. Sadberk Hanim Museum consists of two separate buildings that include the Sevgi Gönül Building and Azaryan Yalisi.

The former is the archaeological section where remains of Anatolian, Roman and Byzantium civilizations are displayed. The latter was built in the 19th century and houses the section where Islamic art, objects of the Ottoman era, coins and clothes can be seen.

The museum is also one of the best places to see in Istanbul.

Sadberk Hanim Museum Opening hours: open between 10am and 5 pm except Wednesdays
Address: Piyasa Str. No:25-29, Buyukdere
Tel: (0212) 242 38 13 - 14; Web:

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