Recep Tayyip Erdoğan paid a visit to the Tomb of Gul Baba

During his visit to Hungary, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his wife Emine Erdoğan, visited the Tomb of Gul Baba. The Turkish president returned to the memorial site one year after the opening of the Gul Baba Cultural Center where Adnan Polat, president of the Gul Baba Heritage Foundation, Suat Karakus, vice president of the Foundation, István Szalai, CEO of the Foundation and Haydar Ali Yildiz, president of the Turkish Archers’ Foundation welcomed him.

An evening programme with Sufi whirling dervishes in the Heritage House

Cultures and eras of Buda


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Gül Baba Heritage Foundation was established in 2017 by the Hungarian State with the aim to strengthen the cultural relations between Hungarian and Turkish nations and hence to increase cultural, economic and touristic activity between the two countries.

 The purpose of the foundation

Gül Baba Heritage Foundation is responsible for preserving, maintaining, utilizing and operating Gül Baba’sTomb (Türbe) and its surroundings as an outstanding cultural value. Also, as requested by the foundation script, it is also the Foundation’s responsibility to improve Hungarian-Turkish cultural relations by organizing professional and cultural events in both countries.

Through the activities above mentioned, Gül Baba Heritage Foundation is dedicated to build a solid cultural bridge that will bring the two nations together more frequently and more closely.



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