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VIP and AFS Card holders only

Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Tickets are sold via Mobilet.

Please click to reach the sales page.


* Discounted tickets will be available for purchase exclusively on site by showing a student ID.

General Admission

Thursday, October 7, 2021

11:00 – 14:00        Visiting Hour A
14:00 – 17:00       Visiting Hour B
17:00 – 20:00       Visiting Hour C

Friday, October 8, 2021

11:00 – 14:00        Visiting Hour A
14:00 – 17:00       Visiting Hour B
17:00 – 20:00       Visiting Hour C

Saturday, October 9, 2021

11:00 – 14:00        Visiting Hour A
14:00 – 17:00       Visiting Hour B
17:00 – 20:00       Visiting Hour C

Sunday, October 10, 2021

11:00 – 14:00        Visiting Hour A
14:00 – 17:00       Visiting Hour B
17:00 – 20:00       Visiting Hour C


– Tickets will be sold in a limited number of hours at the above-mentioned time intervals.


The fairgrounds are located in Eyüp district of Istanbul

Public transport is very convenient for coming to the fair and we recommend you to use it where possible.



  • By using Haliç Line, you can get to the Hasköy Pier from Üsküdar and Karaköy piers. Contemporary İstanbul Fair Ground is 3 min. away to Hasköy Pier on foot.



  • There are direct transportation options to Tersane İstanbul from various central districts including Taksim, Eminönü and Mecidiyeköy. Tersane İstanbul is only 3 minutes walking distance from the bus stop.


Name of the Stop: CAMİ ALTI



  • Transportation by taxi from the airports to Tersane İstanbul
  • İstanbul Airport (European Side) 45-60 minutes
  • Sabiha Gökçen Airport (Anatolian Side) 60 minutes

(Please make sure that the driver turns on the taxi meter.)



  • Please note that there are limited number of park spaces around the fair.
  • At the fairgrounds the only parking lot is available in Tersane İstanbul
  • There are also parking areas specially designed for the vehicles of mobility-restricted guests.

Fair Ground:

Tersane Istanbul
Keçeci Piri, Hasköy Cami Sk. No:27, 34445 Beyoğlu/İstanbul

Rules & Safety Instructions for Visitors

Dear guests,

It will be obligatory for guests to present their photo ID with a vaccination card of at least 2 doses of vaccination, if not vaccinated, the negative PCR test taken no later than 48 hours or the proof of recovery according to the period of time considered scientifically immune. Guests without a vaccination card or negative test results will not be admitted to the fairgrounds.

Visitors under the age of 15 will not be accepted to the fairgrounds.

Strict security measures have been taken by the Istanbul Security Directorate in order to ensure a safe and pleasant experience for all art lovers. To ensure your safety and comfort at Contemporary Istanbul, please be aware of the following and prepare accordingly:

Please Click Here to See Covid-19 Measures and Regulations

  • Due to changes in security procedures, large bags will not be permitted into the event. Please do not bring suitcases, folding bicycles, scooters or any large items bigger than a handbag or laptop bag. Backpacks of any size are not permitted.
  • All bags will be subject to inspection.
  • Please note that there is no cloakroom on the fairgrounds.
  • Photography is allowed for personal use only. No medium-format cameras with long lenses, flashes, extendable camera devices (ie. Monopods, tripods, etc.) or video recording are permitted. When photographing in booths, please kindly ask the gallerist for permission.
  • Dogs and other pets are not permitted in the exhibition halls, with the exception to certified service animals for visitors with disabilities.
  • Please note that press and promotional photography and filming are taking place on the premises. Attendance at Contemporary Istanbul implies permission for your image to be used for non-commercial purposes.
  • All visitors are required to comply with requests from our onsite security staff.