Although smaller than the famous Basilica Cistern, this underground water reservoir is still astounding.
The name Binbirdirek means 1001 columns, however, this is only a phrase used when people in Turkey want to express that there is a multiplicity of something. The real number of the columns is 224. Various events such as fashion shows, exhibitions or fancy dinners often take place here.
Daily: 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Official website http://www.binbirdirek.com/
Phone +90 533 204 1001
Address İmran Öktem Cad.Binbirdirek Mah., Sultanahmet/Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Coordinates 41°0'26.828" N 28°58'26.293" E