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Chester Beatty Library Members' Travel programme

Wednesday 1st to Sunday 5th October 2014
Discovering Byzantium, Constantinople, Istanbul


Our trip will include:

- Guided tours to the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Imperial Hippodrome area & other historic sights

- Full day city sightseeing tours and Bosphorus cruise

- Guided visits to the spice market and bazaars, half day at leisure

- Turkish music & dance evening

- Lunches and dinners in local restaurants


***Our membership programme has been extremely popular and is currently fully subscribed. If you would like to add your name to the waiting list please contact

For further information please contact Mary Dowling on (01) 407 0759