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Guide to Feriköy international cemetery published

Guide to Feriköy international cemetery published

Permanant home to a diverse selection of diplomats, merchants, artists, authors, and missionaries, the Feriköy International Cemetery in Istanbul and its monuments and records are an important source for the history of the city, and the wider Ottoman Empire and Turkish Republic.

Brief biographies of some of the notable names interred in the cemetery are now available in the guide below, published today by the Feriköy Cemetery Initiative, which is composed of representatives of the British Institute At Ankara, Orient Institute Istanbul, Netherlands Institute in Turkey, American Research Institute in Turkey, Hungarian Cultural Centre, and Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul. 

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