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Trabzon Museum, Trabzon

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The Trabzon Museum, aka Kostaki Mansion, is a historic house museum with archeological and ethnographic exhibitions located in Trabzon, Turkey.HistoryThe mansion was built in the beginning of the 1900s as a private residence for Kostaki Teophylaktos, a notable banker of Greek origin. It is known that the architect was of Italian origin and many materials used in the building were brought from Italy. However, the name of the architect is unknown.As Teophylaktos went bankrupt in 1917, all his properties were confiscated, among them his mansion. The building was acquired by the Nemlioğlu family.During the timespan of Turkish War of Independence (1919–1923), the mansion was used as the headquarters for the military in the region. In 1924, it was prepared for the first visit of Mustafa Kemal, the founder of the Turkish Republic, to Trabzon. Between September 15–17, he and the First Lady Latife stayed in the mansion.In 1927, the building was nationalized by the Governor of Trabzon Ali Galip Bey, and served until 1931 as the Governor's House. Between 1931-1937, it was used as the inspector's office.The Kostaki Mansion was assigned in 1937 to the Ministry of National Education, and was used for fifty years long as a vocational high school for girls. Finally, in 1987, the building was handed over to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism to be transformed into a museum.
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  • In the heart of the city you will pass in front of it already for free and quite friendly, don't tell me what I'm going to do at the museum visit. I recently visited the most beautiful Museum I. .. Wax sculpture are great
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  • In a few hours, you can visit the Museum with a beautiful architecture. On the upper floors of period furnishings, pictures, wallpapers on the bottom floor, while the archaeological museum in Trabzon and surrounding historical monuments you can see. Along with finding the more interesting Archaeological Museum, located on the upper level that when examining the high ceilings, carved furniture and you feel yourself in another world.
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  • Historical Center Museum card or bank card, you can log in to enter a museum into a 1900yy having the period of furniture obeje returns you back upstairs to the family of famous people of Trebizond showcasing of donated personal effects available in period clothes from the mansion, an Italian architect's design glass roof'm very close to everybody, you may not see the value in the basement of the Roman Empire, during the Ottoman period from the time of the excavations, such as cube tap money from the extracted items on display are given Historical period is the most comprehensive Museum of information tell exotic to a Museum
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  • Trabzonun dar sokaklarında, etrafındaki kafelerin de etkisiyle içine kapanık masum bir duruşu olan güzel müze.
  • A great historical place...
  • This is a great little museum and worth the time.
  • Trabzondaki, like almost all historic buildings in the ruma. It's a beautiful building, the Museum is a proud on behalf of real use as a cultural event. The problem is that I don't have any interaction at the level of curatorial 1940:, no theme. Safeties are sleeping sitting around bored out of my mind. The historic building on Pierce they put cameras in every room. What is not clear is why.
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  • A great Museum
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