Visitor Guide

-The museum is free of charge for children aged 12 and younger who are accompanied by an adult. 

-We kindly request that visitors in need of a loaner wheelchair inform us at the time of ticket purchase.

-Museum visitors are requested to leave their umbrellas, large bags, backpacks and luggage in the cloakroom.

-Istanbul Modern cannot assume responsibility for the security of personal belongings that are not deposited in the designated cloakroom area.

-Our visitors may access the complimentary Wi-Fi service.

-Smoking is strictly prohibited in both indoor and outdoor areas of the museum. Additionally, kindly refrain from bringing food and beverages inside the museum premises.

-We kindly ask you not to cross the warning lines in front of and around the artworks, not to sit on the floor inside the galleries, and not to touch the artworks.

Our visitors are welcome to utilize the portable stools available at the gallery entrances during their exhibition visits.

-Free audio tours and AR applications are available for visitors, accessible through QR codes located next to the artworks in the exhibitions. While enjoying the audio tour and AR experiences, we kindly request that you use headphones and refrain from talking on the phone at a high volume.

-Visitors, accompanied by infants in the “6 month to 4 year” age group, may borrow Quinny strollers donated to Istanbul Modern by Grupbaby. Use of the strollers is free of charge.
Visitors can use the baby care room on the mezzanine floor. 

-To ensure the safety of both children and artworks, we kindly request that visitors hold the hands of small children who are not in strollers during the exhibition visits. The guardianship and supervision of children are the sole responsibility of their accompanying adults.

-Pets are not allowed in the museum, with the exception of guide dogs.

-Only non-professional photo-shooting for personal use is allowed on the museum premises. Video-shooting is not allowed. Photographs must be taken without flash and tripod. We kindly request that visitors with tripods, selfie sticks, and similar equipment store them in the cloakroom. Copying, distribution, sale and sharing of the shoots except for personal use are subject to prior written permission by Istanbul Modern.

-To secure a spot for group tours, please make reservations by contacting 0212-3347300. Kindly note that unreserved groups will not be accommodated.

Before planning your group visit, we kindly ask you to review the document in this link.