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Amaasya Museum of Archeology

Mustafa Kemal Pasha Street, Amasya, Turkey
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Very interesting with local historical items.

This museum has many different artefacts and features things like mummies of the Ilhanli rulers of... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
JLWetherby
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Very unique and worthwhile

Great little museum, really nicely layed out. The mummies made me feel a little sad, there are... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
Sanskeys
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26 Oct 2015
“Very interesting with local historical items.”
28 Sep 2015
“Very unique and worthwhile”
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Mustafa Kemal Pasha Street, Amasya, Turkey
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

This museum has many different artefacts and features things like mummies of the Ilhanli rulers of the area. It was very well presented and a pleasure to explore.

1  Thank JLWetherby
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Great little museum, really nicely layed out. The mummies made me feel a little sad, there are small children mummies and mummified parts of small children in the collection, and this is the first time that I've seen bodies or body parts layed out in...More

2  Thank Sanskeys
Reviewed 27 August 2015

If you only have one day in Amasya you should visit the museum which is 100m away form the main street. Wonderful mummies there!

Thank Bala78
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

It's very small museum. I went to this museum especially for status of tesup and mummies. Our visit lasted about twenty minutes but I suggest to go.

Thank tolgademirbilek
Reviewed 19 April 2015

One of the smallest museums i've visited. can easily tour the whole thing in 15 minutes, unless you take the time to look at every single display carefully. the most interesting exhibit were the mummies. kind of exciting to see so many mummies at such...More

Thank LifenFrancesKan
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Housing man interesting objects, from kitchen utensils to idols, from the God of storms, Teshup to mummies, from jewelry to old clothes, this museum must be visited in Amasya. Lost professions are shown here by mannequins and also doors and Windows from old moques and...More

Thank Nesligul D
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Our issue with the museum is that they co-mingle artifacts from different epochs; disconcerting to say the least. Nice garden with stele next door.

2  Thank HappytrailsTucsonAZ
Reviewed 18 April 2014

This museum is a must see if you're in Amasya. It is one of the best provincial museums in Turkey, and does a good job of explaining the history of Amasya Province from the Neolithic period to the Ottomans. Of particular interest are the mummies...More

2  Thank grsteven89
Reviewed 22 October 2013

We only had 25 mins for a quick look around and this deserved so much more, not that it is very large, but it has lots of interesting things to see. The exhibits were arranged very well, in chronological order, with quite a good explanation...More

2  Thank AlbertSolihull
Reviewed 22 July 2013

This is only a short walk from the town centre and we walked passed a few shops on route. There is also a little cafe across the road next to the museum. Delightfully presented and well written in English for most displays. The mummies were...More

Thank Patricia H
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