City of Museums; Bursa
Bursa is a city that deserves to be called “City of Museums”, with lots of museums of Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, Ministry of Culture and Tourism and district municipalities. The tour starts with visiting the Sultan' Mansion, which was built at a point overlooking Bursa and hosted 3 sultans and Atatürk, on the upper side of Temenyeri. It continues with visiting the Anatolian Cars Museum opened by TOFAŞ factory in Umurbey Neighbourhood and Turkish-Islamic Art Museum in Yeşil Complex, which served as the Sultaniye Madrasa in the Ottoman period. After visiting Bursa City Museum, which is Turkey's first city museum located in the Ataturk Avenue, the next stop is Merinos Congress and Cultural Center, where the Textile, Migration History, Foundation Culture and Energy Museums are located in. Then, the tour continues with visiting the Madrasah of the Muradiye Complex, which continues to serve as the Museum of Quran and Manuscripts today. In addition, you can remember the cherished memories of Atatürk at the Atatürk House Museum, the house where Atatürk stayed the most when he came to Bursa. After getting information about the prehistoric period of Bursa at the Archeology Museum in Kültürpark, You can complete the museum tour in Karagöz Museum, the center of the Karagöz Hacivat shadow play, which is a value unique to Bursa.