Caricature (Cartoon) and Humour Arts Museum

to the only “ Library” in , the Caricature and Museum of is the only where you can explore the wonderful history of Turkish cartoons and humour. This is exhibited through the vast collection of caricatures, photographic archives, prints and drawings which are said to be exceptional. The permanent collection in the museum dates back to the 1870s. Apart from the permanent exhibitions, the museum also hosts temporary exhibitions of various cartoonists from and other parts of the . The museum was first opened in 1975 with the effort of The Caricature Association of Turkey but was closed in 1980. It was later re-opened in 1989 in Gazanferağa Complex, a stunning 17th century Islamic school in Saraçhane neighbourhood. In 2010, the museum moved to its current in the Tepebaşı neighbourhood of Beyoğlu district.

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Tepebaşı Çamlık Sok. 34083 Beyoğlu, İstanbul
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Visiting Hours: Monday – Friday: 08:00 - 16:30