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Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi

Gozcu Sokak No: 2 | Ulus, Ankara 06240, Turkey
+90 312 324 31 60
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This fascinating museum contains over 200,000 historic pieces of which only a fraction can be displayed at one time. Exhibits include Early Bronze Age statues and Neolithic wall paintings.
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Gozcu Sokak No: 2 | Ulus, Ankara 06240, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Museum of Anatolian Civilizations (Turkish: Anadolu Medeniyetleri Müzesi) is located on the south side of Ankara Castle in the Atpazarı area in Ankara. It consists of the old Ottoman Mahmut Paşa bazaar storage building, and the Kurşunlu Han. Because of Atatürk's desire to establish...More

Thank Ali F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

at the Museum of Anatolian History where there are amazing artefacts dating back to pre-history. It was a trip back to the cradle of human civilisation. Incredible pieces from the bronze age as well as from the Hittites, Anatolian, Assyrians, Romans and many other cultures...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Thankfully we have such a museum to see, understand Anatolia history from BC15000. With a real objects, great explanations. Impressive concept. Museum building is also a history from 1450's, Fatih Sultan Mehmet requested to build this place. And Ataturk decided to establish this museum in...More

Thank Ata Ö
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It is impressive muesum in ankara. You can see many historical materials and you can get clear idea about anatoli history.

Thank Makrc
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Great museum, make sure to have available time! The initial entry is very important ! The intro high def tv that is interactive is vital to take time and study. This is a great tool informing you of the eras of past civilizations . Or...More

Thank george60898
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Set in a restored and remodeled ancient market, this Museum of Anatolian Civilizations is a walk through ancient history - most of which occurred on what is now Turkish soil. Prehistoric figurines of goddesses; breathtaking Roman, Greek and Byzantine pieces of sculpture, jewelry and household...More

Thank mab54
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Items presented are stunning. Seeing all the civilizations of Anatolia is a great experience. Museum is well located in the old town next to the Ankara castle. I would recommend guided tour.

Thank Eren G
Reviewed 19 October 2017

If you would like to learn about the ancient history of Anatolia, this is the placd to visit. If you are visiting the city for business or leisure, please give yourself a nice half day break and visit this beatiful museum. Then have lunch at...More

Thank mlunal
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The museum, in this city that is perhaps the oldest in the world, contains some excellent examples from the Hittite culture. Moreover, on the lower level there are examples of Greco-Roman sculpture that are of decent quality. When we were there the museum was not...More

1  Thank rlemon
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in Anatolian history you should definitely visit the Museum of Anatolian civilizations in Ankara. We came here around noon and it was not too busy. You should definitely have a little time on your hands because there is sooo much to...More

Thank AnBe1986
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