Taksim Gezi Park, being a very important in terms of İstanbul park. In the District of Beyoglu, Taksim Square of Istanbul in the North-East of the park, in the Centre of the city, filled with concrete, the nature of a city park to be kept alive by the people.
Today the Gezi Park, where you can find the area in 1806, Halil Pasha was a structure known as the artillery barracks. Russian and Indian architecture, with two floors of the main body of this structure. Onion domes and towers-looking building, features three times the height of the corner only to be built also differ with yaratmaktaydı. On March 31, a barracks building in question, with the name of a well-known historical Events (1909) the stain was brought into the headquarters by experts. As a result of the uprising, which broke through the movement’s Army barracks with artillery neutralized.
Beyoglu District in the direction of the development over time of Şişli, this barracks and function. in 1922, a Tribune of the Board in the appropriate fields in the Taksim stadium is brought into the field, Turkey national football team is the football match. on October 26, 1923, played with Romania, resulted in a 2 – 2 draw.
In the future, the review in the city planning expert Henri Prost, preparing zoning plans in these areas, located towards the Kadırgalar Valley from the Dolmabahce Palace, Nişantaşı is a very large park thought to make. This plan, administrators and officials at the Taksim Trip. Beşiktaş İnönü Stadium rebuilt after the start of the operation who died and the many unused domain Taksim Stadium, along with the ruins located in the barracks were destroyed in 1940. At that time the Governor of İstanbul Lütfi Kırdar Convention by preparing and offer of Henri Prost, in accordance with the zoning plan, the work of destruction and expropriation terminated in this area. In this way, the first Park in the Republican era of İstanbul, Taksim Gezi Park.
In the ensuing period, various thoughts about the Taksim Gezi Park. in 1944, the park overlooking Taksim Square to the front, he is the President İsmet İnönü at the base of a statue depicting were built. But my Dick on this pedestal, the specified area in no time. in 1950, along with the arrival to power of the Democratic Party, were stored for a long time the equestrian statue. In the end, not in the park that statue, Maçka decided were angered by Tan in the Park. This development, both before and after, Taksim Gezi Park for a long time as “İnönü trip”.
After the fall of the artillery barracks, numerous hotels around the area associated with the area covered by the Park to increasingly wane. But despite all this bad with no concrete developments, Taksim Gezi Park, in the Centre of İstanbul as an important recreational and natural habitat. 38,000 m² with the face measuring Taksim Gezi Park, 1991 – 1992, an edit. In the middle of the Park is planned in the form of the rectangle, a large pool with fountain konduruldu.
With the support of an important public Taksim Gezi Park, all despite the danger of destruction and devastation were kept standing. Over time, simgeleşen, İstanbul on behalf of the people in the case of an important point, the park, the public has with the naturalness, continues to protect the tree and peaceful environment.