Embassy of Turkey in Washington


The Turkish Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Turkish interests in the United States. The embassy of Turkey also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Turkish Embassy in Washington is headed by Namik Tan - Ambassador of Turkey to the United States.


Turkish Embassy in Washington, the United States 2525 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20008 United States


(+1) 202-612-6700


(+1) 202-612-6744






Namik Tan - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Turkish embassy in Washington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Turkey

For all Turkish visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.turkishembassy.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-612-6700 or email embassy.washingtondc@mfa.gov.tr

Consulates of Turkey in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Turkish consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Turkish consulates in the United States.

Turkish Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Turkey has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Seattle

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Turkish Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Turkey as wel as for Turkish citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Turkish nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.