Galata Mevlevi Lodge Museum


Originally named the Kulekapı Mevlevihane, it was only the second Mevlevihane to be opened after the conquest of Istanbul. Built by the grandson of Mevlana (Rumi), Sema-i Mehmet Dede, it has göne through many renovations and restorations over the years. Opening its doors as a museum of classical literature in 1975, it has been transformed into a museum of Mevlevi Culture. 


Şahkulu Mah., Galipdede Caddesi 15, 34420 Istanbul, Türkiye, 34420