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Poland @ Sakıp Sabancı Museum: Distant Neighbours Close Memories

The year 2014 is being celebrated as the 600th anniversary of Turkish and Polish diplomatic and cultural relationships. Ooops 600 years, amazing huh?!! All this time these two distant countries to each other had been close in trade, education and in many other aspects of life bringing a synergy of memory at historical records.

Nowadays, there are various events being held because of the anniversary. These include a cultural programme both in Poland and in Turkey. So I googled around and found the link for the activities which are going to be held during year 2014 at Istanbul, Ankara, Mardin, Bursa and İzmir the cities of Turkey; http://turkiye.culture.pl/en. You can search from this address and make your plan according to your interest of activity.


So I with my friends, and of course with the children as well, chose to make a visit to Sakip Sabancı Museum (SSM) at Emirgan for finding the cultural interaction with Poland.
The museum was named formerly the Horse Mansion. This is becaus…