Jewish Costumes in the Ottoman Empire exhibition is hosted by the Jewish Museum in Karaköy. Silvyo Ovadya; the curator of the exhibition and the famous designer Cemil Ipekci made the opening speeches. More than 65 illistruations and a few costumes were displayed from the Byzantium and Ottoman periods.
The Quincentennial Foudation represented by our Museum Manager Nisya Isman Allovi participated in "The Anatolian Cultural and Food Festival" which took place in Los Angeles,USA from October 6th to October 9th.
Huizinga Instituut PhD Course "Istanbul, city of contrasts.Culturel transfer between Europe and Turkey" attenders visited the Museum on June 2, 2010 and met with the President of The Quincentennial Foundation Naim A. Guleryuz.
25 Mayıs 2010 günü, Vakfın 1989-2008 dönemi Kurucu Başkanı ve halen Onursal Başkanı Jak Kamhi'nin adı Müze Ana Holü’ne verilerek duvara çakılan kristal bir plaketle ebedileştirildi.
The Europen Day of Jewish Culture is celebrated every year in more than 30 countries all over Europe on the first Sunday of September. The aim of this organisation is to introduce Jewish Culture and heritage.