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Taksim Square
Public square
View of Taksim Square
Features: Republic Monument, Atatürk Cultural Center, Marmara Hotel,
Location: Beyoğlu, İstanbul

Taksim Square is an area in Beyoğlu, Istanbul, Turkey. Sometimes it is called the heart of Istanbul. On 1 May 1977 at a Labour Day celebration, there were more than 500,000 people in the square.

Taksim Square has a Republican Monument which was built in 1928.

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