About Collection

The purposes of the Civil Architectural Heritage of Ankara between 1930-1980: Research, Documentation and Conservation Standards Developing Project were drawing attention to civil architecture structures, doing research, documenting, and installing a Virtual City Archive (Museum) as well as putting forward the qualities of these structures as cultural heritage to provide conservation so as to develop standards. The project was organized within Başkent University and supported by TÜBİTAK and VEKAM.

The inventory which was compiled within the project contains the records and materials which were compiled during the documentation phase of the project and regards the identified structures which were built between 1930-1980, in Ankara’s Çankaya, Altındağ, Mamak, Keçiören, Yenimahalle districts. Inventory records are opened to research as a digital collection by Koç University Vehbi Koç Ankara Studies Research Center (VEKAM).