Hollanda Araştırma Enstitüsü  -  Nederlands Instituut in Turkije

last updated 13 Dec 2016

Barcın Höyük Excavations

The Barcın Höyük Excavations Project investigates the settlement remains of an early farming community of the seventh millennium BC. The archaeological site of Barcın Höyük is located in the Yenişehir Valley in Bursa in northwest Anatolia. The excav ... read more

last updated 29 Feb 2016

Tophane Heritage Project

The Tophane Heritage Project investigates urban change in the Tophane neighbourhood of Istanbul and the role of cultural heritage – material as well as immaterial – in processes of social, economic and physical change. The project was started by the ... read more

last updated 27 Mar 2015

Architectural Heritage of the Ottoman Balkans

This long-term research project, conducted by NIT research fellow Machiel Kiel, includes not only a full inventory of Ottoman architectural remains in southeastern Europe, but also archival research into the social and political aspects of the buildi ... read more

last updated 27 Mar 2015

Fethiye Camii as a Cultural Heritage Site

Istanbul’s religious cultural heritage includes the material remains of some thirty former Byzantine churches and chapels, which have survived in different conditions, forms and functions. The building that is called Fethiye Camii, which is located o ... read more

last updated 06 Mar 2017

Projects by NIT Fellows and Visiting Scholars (2006-2015)

From 2006 onwards, numerous junior researchers have received a fellowship from the Netherlands Institute in Turkey for a research stay in Istanbul. In addition, several senior scholars have spent periods between three months and half a year at the NI ... read more

last updated 27 Mar 2015

Early Farming Communities in the Eastern Marmara Region

The Early Farming Communities in the Eastern Marmara Region Project focuses on the early agricultural history of the Eastern Marmara region of northwestern Anatolia. read more

last updated 30 Mar 2015

Machiel Kiel Photographic Archive

This project aims at the digitization and publication of the photographic archive of architectural historian Machiel Kiel. read more