Impressions from the visit of the Austrian President

On June 16 and 17, the President of the Republic of Austria H. Fischer and the Austrian Federal Minister for Science and Research K. Töchterle visited Turkey. First, they were invited by the Turkish President A. Gül and the Turkish Minister for Culture and Tourism E. Günay to a joint lunch, after they left for a sightseeing tour to the Ephesos Excavations.

In the evening, President Fischer, Minister Töchterle and Minister Günay together with the high-ranking delegation attended the festivities at Ephesos on the occasion of the 50 year jubilee of the discovery of Terrace House 2. The ceremonial act was performed in front of the famous Celsus Library in the evening and was framed by a concert of the Borusan virtuosi.

Photo Credit: ÖAI/Niki Gail





Töchterle, Günay, Mr Fischer-Mrs Fischer


Günay, Fischer



Günay, Fischer, Ladstätter


Group picture



Mrs Fischer, Günay, Mr Fischer


Günay, Töchterle, Fischer



Günay, Töchterle, Fischer


Evening event


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