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Air Force Museum

Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 663 2490
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Really Interesting and great value

We visited here yesterday. 7.5 Turkish Lira entrance fee is ridiculously good value for what is a... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Janette W
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
A good couple of hours!

A very interesting place with a range of older aircraft, models and uniforms. All information is in... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Mark W
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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This museum displays various aircraft as well as historic objects used by the Turkish Air Force.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Yesilkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
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+90 212 663 2490
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited here yesterday. 7.5 Turkish Lira entrance fee is ridiculously good value for what is a total history of the Turkish Air Force. Artefacts, Uniforms and a fantastic collection of nicely preserved aircraft. Nice little gift shop and cafe and really friendly staff. A...More

1  Thank Janette W
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

A very interesting place with a range of older aircraft, models and uniforms. All information is in English and Turkish. Entry price was 7TL for adults and kids free. An extra charge applies if you want to take photographs. Small but perfectly functional cafe and...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 9 November 2015

This is very special museum. You can enjoy very much for this museum. Could you taken very much pictures. Great area and very special historical place.

1  Thank Dalmacyali007
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This museum has everything an air force museum needs. It has plenty of jets on stands, displays, and a lot of phantom jets, which are still being used by Turkey. Its a good visit for kids and plane curious tourists.

Thank tortuga_gente
Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Very interesting place if you are interested in aviation like me. Its not a big place and can be visited on the way to visit atatürk airport for example.

Thank DomiTorreto
Reviewed 17 September 2014

A lot of money has recently been spent here moving Aircraft around so that Photos can now be taken without any overlapping. Although I am British I have to award the best presented aircraft to the Viscount whereas the Caravelle is showing a lot of...More

1  Thank myWorld29
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

This place is amazing :) higly recomended from us ;) If you are in Istanbul you should go and see this.

1  Thank Guðný G
Reviewed 27 March 2014

I visited the museum on a pleasant afternoon in March. It appears to be run by the Air Force, as personnel (including an armed sentry?) were in evidence. People in this country are very pleasant and I appreciate it is my failing I cannot speak...More

1  Thank ernestBT48
Reviewed 4 February 2014

I first visited the museum back in Oct'2010; unfortunately at that time there was an ongoing restoration and didn't manage to get in. There was no indication on the museum's web site (it is in Turkish anyway) and the Tourist Information Office downtown informed us...More

1  Thank Babisyious
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Where to start? Like two earlier reviewers, I visited on a religious holiday and in the rain. Neither affected my visit, though blue skies for the photos would have been good. The aircraft are superb and well preserved, hence the four star review. Yes, they...More

1  Thank Geoff L
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