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The smell of the history

The smell of the history

The smell of the history in Kastamonu: izbeli Farm

THE IZBELI FARM SET UP BY THE SULTAN MEHMET 4. IN 1651 TO TRAIN CAVALRY SOLDIERS TO THE OTTOMAN ARMY CONTIBUTES TODAY TO THE TOURISM OF KASTAMONU AND JOINS THE PAST WITH THE PRESENT.

The cavalry soldiers [rained at the Izbeli Farm and re-nowned with their discipline gained big victories for many yeras. The farm which had been one of the important training centers of the Ottoman army and set up on a land of 860 thousand sqm. serves currently the tourism.

THE MUSEUM MANSION

The mansion at the Izbeli Farm keeping the history of many centuries is transformed to a museum now. Sabiha Izbeli kept for many years the objects in the mansion enabling the visitors to live various phases of the history in an authentic atmosphere. Among these objects, there are flintlock gun