MUSEUM PASS ISTANBULReleased by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism particularly for foreign tourists visiting Istanbul for a short period, the Museum Pass Istanbul card provides free access to the most visited museums of Istanbul without waiting in the cue.
With a sale price of 125TL, the Museum Pass Istanbul card lets foreign tourists visit the Hagia Sophia Museum, Topkapı Palace Museum and Harem Apartments, Istanbul Archaeological Museums, Istanbul Mosaic Museum, Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, Museum of the History of Science and Technology in Islam, Chora Museum, Galata Mevlevi House Museum, Yıldız Palace, Rumeli Hisar Museum and Fethiye Museum without waiting and paying the ticket fee.
It is possible to make a one-time entrance with the card —which gets activated with the first visit— to the museums for 5 days. In addition to free museum entries, the Museum Pass Istanbul also offers discounted entrance advantages to important private museums in Istanbul such as the Museum of Innocence, Pera Museum and Sakıp Sabancı Museum. Card holders can also take advantage of reduced airport transfer fees and discounts at various restaurants and shops in Istanbul.
You can visit http://www.muzekart.com/en/museum-pass to learn more about Museum Pass Istanbul and to purchase a card.
Previously, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism has realized the Müzekart project in 2008. For more info about the Müzekart+, with which the Turkish citizens and foreigners with a residence permit can enjoy free and unlimited entrance to more than 300 museums and archaeological sites in Istanbul and Turkey, please visit http://www.muzekart.com/tr/muzekart-arti