Gulhane Park

It is situated between Topkapi Palace and Sarayburnu in Fatih, locale of Istanbul. Being extraordinary, very much prepared and awesome, Gulhane stop has seen a critical occasions along the history.

Some time ago there was a cloister in Gulhane stop due to that it was thought by the Byzantines as a blessed area. Additionally the Byzantines utilized here as military post before they constructed the Mangana Palace which was an occupant having a place with Byzantine Emperors one hundered years prior.

After the success of Istanbul by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1453, Topkapi Palace and Incili Mansion were worked beside it. In this way, Gulhane Park bordering with Acheologi Museums complex was utilized the private garden of sultans in that acclaimed Palace. As a result of that numerous different sort of blooms were planted here, for example, roses, tulips, lilies, purple violet and daisies noticing phenomenal. Indeed, even today, that smell proceeds with its impact; When you venture into that park,you feel as though you are in the heaven.

While captivating park is an in front of the rest of the competition which Ottomans ventured out the modernization. The image of modernization, ”the rescript of gülhane” (Tanzimat Fermani in Turkish) was announced by outside undertakings serve, Mustafa Resit Pasha in the time of sultan Abdulmecid 3 october 1839 here. Likewise outstanding as Gulhane hatt-i humayunu, that rescript makes a gigantic impact.

Another huge development,great pioneer Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the main instructor and the leader of the republic acquainted the Latin Alphabet with general society in Gulhane Park where encountered the firsts.

Aside from those elements, Gulhane stop has stylish excellence with the statue of Asık Veysel who was well known, important poet of Turkis individuals and Gotlar Column having a place with Ancient Rome time.


Situated in Gulhane Park,Gotlar Column is thought to be inherent the fourth century. It was worked after a military triumph over the Goths. The segment is 15 meters high and lays on a three-stage platform. The section is cut from a lone bit of stone and ornamented just by a Corinth including a hawk help.

Additionally Gulhane Park was said in numerous sonnet and song.For case, incredible writer Nazim Hikmet composed a ballad named Ceviz Agacı (Walnut Tree) about Gulhane.

Today for the guests there are numerous bistros, eateries and tea houses encompassing it. When you drink your espresso, you shoul watch the one of a kind scene of that stop.

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