Turkish Coffee Happy Hour 11th Edition

The first Turkish Coffee Happy Hour of 2020 opened up with a great start! The Yunus Emre Institute welcomed several guests to immerse...

Embassy Adoption Day at Barnard Elementary

On January 14th, 2020, Yunus Emre Institute Washington, D.C. visited Ms. Rutherford’s 5th grade class at Barnard Elementary School. The...

İshak Paşa Palace

Located in the Doğubeyazıt district, just east of Ağrı, there is a magnificent palace fit for a king. Past the stone gateway, this palace...

Winternational 2019

On December 5th, 2019 over sixty embassies engaged in one of the largest cultural showcases of the year, the Winternational. Held in the...

Thermal Spas of Afyon

Afyonkarahisar, known to the residents as Afyon, has quickly made a name for itself as a year long destination for relaxation and spa...

Turkish Coffee Happy Hour 8th Edition

For the last Turkish Coffee Happy Hour of 2019 the Yunus Emre Institute welcomed several guests to engage in culinary diplomacy. This...

Sonbahar

On November 29th, the Yunus Emre Institute screened Sonbahar by Özcan Alper for their monthly Turkish Movie Night. This film was a big...

Thanksgiving Partisi

On November 21st, 2019 the Yunus Emre Institute welcomed almost two dozen Turkish language class students and their guests to gather...

ADMS International Night 2019

On November 20th 2019, the Yunus Emre Institute presented an authentic Turkish experience to nearly two thousand students that...

Mount Nemrut

In the province Adıyaman, a remarkable treasure lays nestled in the eastern Taurus Mountains. This ancient wonder is found on Mount...

Turkish Coffee Happy Hour 7th Edition

The Yunus Emre Institute welcomed seven guests for its 7th edition of the Turkish Coffee Happy Hour. The Turkish Coffee Happy Hour is...

Anavarza

The city’s diverse heritage can still be explored despite the ravages of time, war, and intermediate earthquakes.

"Hababam Sınıfı" Turkish Movie Night

On October 25th, the Yunus Emre Institute screened Hababam Sınıfı (The Chaos Class), directed by Ertem Eğilmez, for their monthly Turkish...

How Turkish Ceramics Are Made

Turkish ceramics, known as çini in Turkish, is an age old process that is an integral part of Turkish heritage and their aesthetic...

Turkish Coffee Happy Hour 6th Edition

The Yunus Emre Institute welcomed four guests for its 6th edition of the Turkish Coffee Happy Hour. The Turkish Coffee Happy Hour is...

The Ankara Ethnography Museum

The Ethnography Museum is an essential stop for anyone looking to learn more about the history of Turkey’s cultural practices.

Turkish Movie Night: Son Mektup

This week the Yunus Emre Institute hosted their monthly Turkish Movie Night, featuring the film “Son Mektup” (The Last Letter) directed...

Turkish Coffee Happy Hour 5th Edition

The Yunus Emre Institute welcomed six guests for its first official Turkish Coffee Happy Hour of Fall 2019. The Turkish Coffee Happy...