Galata Mevlevihanesi | The Halich Hotel Istanbul Karakoy

15/12/2020

Be entranced by whirling dervishes at the Galata Mevlevi Lodge

Be entranced by whirling dervishes at the Galata Mevlevi Lodge Museums Galata Galata Mevlevihanesi What is it? The oldest tekke (lodge) in Istanbul to house members of the Mevlevi order, the adherents of Sufism, this 15th century building was converted into a museum in 1975 and remains an important cornerstore of Sufi culture.  Why go? A treasure trove of artifacts are