IMM bought Bolulu Habip Bey Mansion, known as Bulgur Palas. Located on the seventh hill of the Historic Peninsula, the building now belongs to Istanbulites. Announcing the development on his social media account, İBB President Ekrem İmamoğlu“As IMM, we bought Bulgur Palas, which is located on the seventh hill of the historical peninsula and abandoned to its fate for years. Now, we will transform this historical building into a cultural venue that will be used by all Istanbulites. Good luck to our city," he said. Mahir Polat, Deputy Secretary General of IMM, stated that they have presented an important heritage of Istanbul to the public and said that the necessary maintenance will be started immediately for Istanbulites to visit.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality incorporated an important building in terms of the historical memory of the city. He bought Bolulu Habip Bey Mansion, known as Bulgur Palas, which was used as an archive building for a long time. Responding to the calls of citizens for its rescue, the building was both saved and functional. kazanwas. IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlu He announced the development on his social media account. Using the expressions "Istanbul's seventh hill is now Istanbulites", İmamoğlu shared the following:
“As IMM, we bought Bulgur Palas, which is located on the seventh hill of the historical peninsula and has been abandoned to its fate for years. Now, we will transform this historical building into a cultural space that will be used by all Istanbulites. Good luck to our city. "
IT WILL BE OFFERED TO THE SERVICE OF ISTANBUL
Saying that they gifted one of the most important historical buildings of Istanbul to Istanbulites, IBB Deputy Secretary General Mahir Polat said, “The building was presented to IMM and Istanbulites with a very special effort. kazanyelled. It's a very important building. It is a building whose construction started in 1912 and has seen the years of the First World War, the armistice and the early republican period. It is very valuable for the memory history of Istanbul. As IMM, we will produce information-document center, archive, library, exhibition hall and cafe areas here. Then we will put it at the service of the people of Istanbul.”
SEVENTH TEPE OF ISTANBUL
Polat stated that they will start the renovations to benefit Istanbul without losing time and that the building has a unique viewing terrace. Noting that the building is the seventh hill of the city, Polat said, “The seventh hill of Seven Hills Istanbul is now Istanbul. From the seventh hill of the city, we can see Sarayburnu (Topkapı) Çemberlitaş (Nuruosmaniye) Süleymaniye (Beyazıt) Fatih (Fatih Mosque) Yavuz Selim (Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque) Edirnekapı (Mihrimah Sultan Mosque) from here. It will be ensured that Istanbul residents can visit this place and observe the surroundings. The venue, together with its surroundings, will add life to the district of Haseki, this historical fabric ”.