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Up-To-Date And Informative Exhibition

First: The museum is a little far off, and a visit is worthwile mostly for those who are on the... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Thorsten M
Nice but not as I expected

You expect more as the history is long and colorful. Nevertheless this museum helps you understand... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2015
Selim I
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Oct 19, 2018
“Up-To-Date And Informative Exhibition”
Oct 20, 2015
“Not much offer in comparison of Island itself”
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

First: The museum is a little far off, and a visit is worthwile mostly for those who are on the island for longer than just one afternoon. This being said, I was quite surprised by the modern approaches taken by those who compiled the exhibition:...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thorsten M
Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

If you are on a short half day trip to this island, this place can eat up at least 1 hr of your time which is not wise keeping in mind the beauty and nature island itself offers. But if you are interested in history...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank kahlown
Reviewed August 6, 2015

You expect more as the history is long and colorful. Nevertheless this museum helps you understand the background of prince islands...

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Selim I
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

This a real living museum and should be better publicised, especially to Istanbulis. On a busy Saturday, we Australians were the only ones there. Masses of visual information, videos and photographs, telling the stories of life on Bukuyada through the ages... A little-known treasure of...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank IanParmenter
Reviewed September 19, 2013

Stumbled upon this museum and spent a very interesting hour or so strolling around. Take your time and learn lots of interesting history (right back to prehistoric times) and more recent background to the Princes Islands. Having been to museums all over the world, the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank euaneuan
Reviewed June 23, 2013

The island was wonderful starting with the 90 minute boat ride - even though it was FULL. Bu set the ride across the strait and then the Sea of Marmara was very scenic. Once you set foot in Buyukada, there will be a swarm of...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank SriJagadishB369
Reviewed January 8, 2013

pro's: nice selection of photos, items etc. and plenty of info about the hisory of the island. con's a little far from the center, it takes around 30 min if you want to walk there, (lovely road though;))

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank Koray G
Reviewed January 3, 2013

This museum should be one of the stops for the ones who visit Buyukada and also other Princes' Islands. You can learn more about the history, culture and islanders through diverse sections in the museum. Although there are some inadequacies about the display of the...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Bengi_London
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