The Izmir Archeological Museum is not far from the clock tower and the Konak metro station. It was a little difficult to find at first, but we were glad we persevered. It is not a spectacular or state of the art museum, but it holds...More
About Archaeological Museum of Izmir
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Don't miss visit here,many good kept old antique objects,especially treasure saloon , after all have a good rest in beautiful garden
You can visit the archeological museum and witness the treasure that İzmir inherited from its ancestors. Many different items from many different antique nations. Must visit
Archaelogical Museum of Izmir is the firs museum in town. Old days Izmir was very important city of Roman Empire. So there are many artifacts in this museum.
It's taken me many years to get to visit this museum, but it was worth the wait. The quality of the exhibits, from the surrounding province which includes of course Ephesus as well as Teos, Erythrai andsomany more sites that were new to me. The...More
There is some great stuff here - and excellent explanations in English to accompany it. I was the only visitor on the day I went - but the exhibits made up for the somewhat depressing ambiance of the building!
A fabulous collection of the finest antiquities across the history of Turkey. Lovely finds made across the centuries laid out with easy-to-read signs. Self-touring easy to do.
Probably number 1 among Izmir museums, even if you aren't an archeology buff. The musem isn't too big (two levels), but it offers a good overview of various sites in Izmir area. Modern layout, good lighting, detailed introductionary texts and captions in Turkish and English....More
A great collection of the regions history. A collection of coins dating back to earliest times as well as a history of man dating back to neandothol .
This museum has a fantastic collection of coins from the first coins ever made also incredible glass from BC, Which amazed me in it's delicacy and inspired me to order a book on the history of glass fascinating! Also a good collection of marble sculpture...More