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Top 10 famous palaces in the world -Tope Kapp palace, Istanbul, Turkey
- Sep 12, 2018 -

Topkapa Palace was the official residence and main residence of the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1465 to 1853.


Topkapa Palace was once a place for national ceremonies and Royal entertainment. Today it is a major tourist attraction. The translation of the top palace is "the door of a cannon". The cannons were once placed in the old fort.


The main attractions are the gate of the emperor, the first courtyard, the door of worship, the tower of justice and so on. The Topkapa Palace displays many ancient Turkish Royal treasures and sabers, all very beautiful, and also shows the blue and white porcelain presented by ancient Chinese emperors to the Turkish Royal family.