Aviation Museum

Aviation Museum

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Havacilik Müzesi , 2 km south of Istanbul Ataturk Airport, Istanbul, , Turkey

If you have a few hours to kill and feel adventurous, take a five-minute taxi ride to military-aviation paradise: the Istanbul Aviation Museum in the nearby district of Yesilköy. Indoor and outdoor exhibits display missiles, helicopters, anti-aircraft artillery, wartime jets, and aviation memorabilia dating from the Ottoman era to the recent past. It has a basic cafeteria with outdoor tables in the summer. Admission is $2; open Wednesday–Sunday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

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