Things to Do

Events, places and people to get you in-the-know

West Side Story
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West Side Story

In honor of its 60th anniversary, one of the most famous Broadway musicals of all time visits Istanbul for 21 performances in March

Hisart Live History and Diorama Exhibition

Hisart Live History and Diorama Exhibition

This exhibition at Akasya Kültür Sanat is a must see for history buffs

Masters of Cinema in Turkey: Lütfi Akad
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Masters of Cinema in Turkey: Lütfi Akad

Istanbul Modern pays tribute to one of the founding directors of Turkish cinema

Çatal Bıçak Kahve
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Çatal Bıçak Kahve

A pop-up food event that focuses on coffee and food pairing

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Istanbul’s best tattoo parlors
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Istanbul’s best tattoo parlors

The dozens of tattoo artists in Istanbul, each with their own style, create portable works of art that last a lifetime. Perhaps it’s time to finally get that tattoo you’ve been thinking about for years.

Istanbul's best musical instrument stores
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Istanbul's best musical instrument stores

Whether you're a virtuoso or an amateur, here are the top places to help you discover your own sound

Istanbul's best places for kids activities
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Istanbul's best places for kids activities

The best activities for kids to spend their holiday break in the city; in fact there are dozens of activities you can enjoy together.  

Istanbul’s best venues to watch a game!
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Istanbul’s best venues to watch a game!

We wanted to partake in the excitement that surrounds game days so we prepared this list of venues to enjoy the game with friends!