The culture of Gökçeada (Imbros) must be assessed in the context of the historical heritage of the North Aegean islands to which it is related.
North Aegean islands are located in the location where the cultural roots of humanity, philosophy and democracy were born and developed. The civilizations that lived in these islands where several branches of art developed continue to affect modern cultural
productions. As a North Aegean island, Gökçeada accommodates cultural treasures with which all of the visitors will be fascinated, from the authentic patterns of the country to elite examples of world art and to the colours of regional folklore. Because of the cultural variety that it embraced, the island accommodates various customs and traditions, a rich food culture, life style and architectural texture.