A Museum for Children: Istanbul Toy Museum

Istanbul Toy Museum is a museum, founded in Istanbul in 2005 by famous poet Sunay Akın. Akın has filled this house with thousands of toys that bear witness to the history. The toys brought from all over the world are exhibited in different sections under different themes. If the toys are thought to reflect things such as the period it was made, conditions, etc., the toys exhibited in this museum shed light on 200 years ago. There are about 4000 toys in the Istanbul Toy Museum which is on the list of places to visit in Istanbul and this number is increasing day by day.

Istanbul Toy Museum

The founder of the museum is Sunay Akın and the designer is Ayhan Doğan. Each room of the house is designed differently from the head. By using toys in the museum, thematic sections were created. While you wandering, you can see a small class, the first Star Wars toy, the Turkish flag sent to the moon, the doyley knitted for UFO, the notes that a teacher wrote to his small students, Native American figures, motor and car models. You can be sure that you will find something to entertain and entertain you in every side, while you visiting the museum. There is a café on the bottom floor where you can eat and drink. 

Istanbul Toy Museum Visiting Informations

Address: Göztepe Neighborhood Dr. Zeki Deren St. No: 17, Kadıköy/Istanbul

Transportation: You can get here from the bus leaving from Kadıköy and from Göztepe. You can reach here by one of the 10, 10B, 10S, 14C, 14KS, 17, 17L, 19F, 19M, 19S, GZ1, GZ2, ER1, ER2 buses.

Opening Days and Hours: It can be visited from 09:30 to 18:00 on weekdays and from 09:30 to 19:00 on weekends.

Website: http://www.istanbuloyuncakmuzesi.com

Notes: Entrance fees and visit times may vary periodically. Please check the website for updated information.

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