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‘Maiden’s Tower Restoration’ statement from the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums

Last minute development. A statement came from the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums regarding the event, which drew a great reaction on social media.

Saturday, September 03, 2022, 22:18

'Maiden's Tower Restoration' statement from the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums

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While the news that the Maiden’s Tower, which was stated to have been restored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, was dismantled, aroused great reaction in the social media; A statement came from the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums.

In the statement made by the General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums, “The cone part is removed from the building by adhering to the principles of universal protection” it was said.

Here is that explanation:

“The reinforced concrete add-on, which was built after the fire in the Maiden’s Tower in the 1940s, was designed by experts in the field, Prof. Dr. Zeynep Ahunbay, Prof. Dr. Feridun Çılı, Han Tümertekin, and Istanbul Technical University and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Foundation University. The cone part is removed from the building in accordance with the universal conservation principles in line with the reports about the lack of strength and the projects prepared under the supervision of our consultants. kizkulesi.com It is shared with all our people on the website.

In 2023, at the 100th anniversary of our Republic, the Maiden’s Tower will serve as a monument and a museum in accordance with its historical and monumental value.

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