“Pursuing Knowledge – Scientific Instruments, Manuscripts and Prints from
Istanbul University Collections”
26 September– 26 December 2016
Bayezid II Museum for Turkish Bath Culture at the Istanbul University campus
On the occasion of the 35th Scientific Instrument Symposium (Istanbul, 26-30 September 2016), the Department of the History of Science (Faculty of Letters, Istanbul University) will organise an exhibition to draw public attention to scientific heritage in general and to historical scientific instruments in particular.
The exhibition will include manuscripts and prints related to scientific instruments kept in Istanbul University Library. Instruments from various departments of the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Engineering will also be exhibited.
Material representing both traditional instruments and the introduction of modern science education in Turkey will be on display.