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Calligraphic Museum

Türk Vakif Hat Sanatları Müzesi, Balabanağa Mh., 34134 Fatih/Istanbul, Turkey

Closed on Mondays


Temporarily closed for refurbishment, this little-known museum in an old medrese (school) in Beyazıt Square has a fine collection of late Ottoman calligraphy from mosques and tombs.


For further information, you might want to look at Calligraphic Museum on the ArchNet website.

Cornucopia 16

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By Tim Stanley


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