This museum shelters the mosaic floor of Justinian's Great Palace, discovered here in 1933. The fine mosaic, dating from around 540, features lively images of hunting and the Four Seasons.
Quick Facts on Great Palace Mosaic Museum
- Other names
- Great Palace Mosaic Museum
Büyük Saray Mozaik Müzesi
Great Palace Mosaic Museum, Istanbul
- c. 540
- Justinian I (483-565) (patron)
- Phone number
- (+90) 212 518 1205
- Opening hours
- Tue-Sun 9am-4:30pm
- 5 TL
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