Vehbi Koç Foundation Ford Otosan Culture and Community Center
An environment devoted to cultural and social life
Since the day it opened, the Vehbi Koç Foundation Ford Otosan Gölcük Culture and Community Center has been promoting social and cultural development for the people in the region. In addition to its natural surroundings, its gardens and award-winning architectural design, its events calendar provides a rich cultural environment with opportunities for personal development, art courses, exhibitions, theatrical arts and musical activities. Art is educational, formative and unifying and artistic events not only bring cultures together but also protect and preserve them for future generations. The Center hosts an average of 9,000 visitors and art enthusiasts each month, functioning as a rendezvous point with activities ranging from classical music recitals, jazz concerts and theater and children’s performances to art workshops. The Center focuses on community responsibilities, and it serves audiences from every age group and segment of Society free of charge.