PRESS ROOM

Mayor Topbaş: We are bringing the Turkish World together in İstanbul

İstanbul Mayor Kadir Topbaş visited Topkapı Turkish World Cultural Site together with a delegation from the Parliament and the JDP. General Director Mr. Nevzat Kütük accompanied Mayor Topbaş and the delegation in their visit.

İstanbul Mayor Kadir Topbaş visited Topkapı Turkish World Cultural Site together with a delegation from the Parliament and the JDP. General Director Mr. Nevzat Kütük accompanied Mayor Topbaş and the delegation in their visit.

Mayor Kadir Topbaş said that “we are bringing together the Turkish World here. This is a place where our common history, culture and traditions come together and a place where we can celebrate the Newroz, our national days, and our independence days all together.”

Topkapı Turkish Cultural Site attracted a lot of interest from the visitors who are curious about the Turkish World. The Site is formed by museum house units that represent Turkish Republics and present their culture and folklore.

Mayor Kadir Topbaş visited the museum house units together with the delegation. He stated that these museums are his biggest dream come true.

Mayor Topbaş received detailed information from General Director Nevzat Kütük. His delegation team were JDP Vice President Nurettin Nebati, and İstanbul representatives of the Parliament Hüseyin Bürge, Ünal Kaçır, Halide İncekara, and Osman Aşkınbak.

The delegation listened traditional Kazak music from the musician Besir Ahmet Kose who plays Dombra in Zinnet Restaurant that serves regional cuisine from Turkish Republics. The restaurant is also in the Topkapı Turkish Cultural Site. They also visited the Kırgız Bozöy which is a present from Kazakistan President Nursultan Nazarbayev to the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The delegation also examined the models of Orhun monuments and visited Turkuaz Souvenir Shop where authentic goods from Turkish World are exhibited and sold.

Mayor Kadir Topbaş said “We are bringing together the Turkish World here. This is a place where our common history, culture and traditions come together and a place where we can celebrate the Newroz, our national days, and our independence days all together.”