REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Şerifler Residence

Serifler Residence


This residence is on the Bosphorous on the Emirgan coast. It is a typical Turkish residence built in baroque style. It was built in 1782.

 

 



The Harem is now destroyed only the men's quarters have survived. It has a beautiful fountain in its reception hall. It is also famous for its pencil decorations on the ceilings and cupboards, and its wall paintings.