After the Republic of Turkey was founded by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, he started a journey with his wife and governors in all around Turkey. On 15 September 1924, they came to Trabzon, receiving warm welcome from the people of Trabzon. In the same night, Atatürk was shown hospitality in the Pavilion which was built in 1913 and after the declaration of the republic, the ownership of the Pavilion passed to the local administration. In the following day Atatürk visited Trabzon then left the city.
The Pavilion was purchased by the local administration then presented Atatürk, in the honor of his visit to Trabzon. Atatürk sailed-off at the Black Sea on 27 November 1930 and reached to Trabzon then spent the night at the Pavilion and returned to Istanbul. In his second visit, the Pavilion was named as Atatürk Pavilion by the local people.
On 10 June 1937, Atatürk made a last visit to Trabzon and spent two nights at the Atatürk Pavilion. He donated the Pavilion to the people of the nation then they converted it into a museum.
Atatürk Pavilion consists of a bathroom, aide’s room, bedroom, study room and a beautiful garden.
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