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Cappadocia Art & History Museum

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Address: Yukari Mah. Gazi Sok. No:6 | Mustafapaşa Kasabası, Urgup 50420, Turkey
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+90 384 353 5221

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Must vist place in Cappadocia

you get to learn lot many things by visiting this place. please carry water if you are traveling with the kids / children.

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Bengaluru, India
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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

you get to learn lot many things by visiting this place. please carry water if you are traveling with the kids / children.

Thank BasavarajCH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Cappadocia Art and History Museum is full of history and information for visitors to enjoy a must see.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

As I said, an absolute pearl in a small town in Capadoccia. The dolls on,display are absolutlty incredible. The amount of work and affort made, currently on display is simply impressive. Beautiful from all,stand points. And wonderfully nice people working the. If you are close by, you simply cannot miss this unique museum (one of a kind in the world).

Thank Didem H
Moscow, Russia
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016

This is a local house that the owner has turned into a nice location to visit and with a major collection of dolls done by his mother which reflect on the historical characters and life of Turkey and Cappadocia region. I am not a great fan of dolls, but the guidance, warmth and hospitality of the owners and getting to... More 

Thank ngutierrez1972
Ashland, Oregon
1 review
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Doors opened into a world of magic and remarkable historic research. I felt like I walked into the heart of rural Turkey. Sibel Radiye Gul is a hugely talented artist, having created one "doll" a month for 36 years; all are figures in scenes that represent the stories and incidents on which Turkey is built. don't miss it for anything!

Thank BarbaraCecil
Nicosia, Cyprus
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

If you are keen on history, you must certainly pay a visit to these dwellings! It must be done at least once in a lifetime!

Thank NevzatBarcin
London, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This is a fascinating place, filled with dolls in all sorts of typical traditional costumes and displayed to depict scenes from Turkish history or to show traditional Turkish life over the centuries. The whole building itself was interesting and there was a wonderful view of the area around from the roof terrace. But the most amazing thing was that the... More 

Thank Pilla
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This is a must go place once in your lifetime. Experience cant be described in words. It is a unique experience

Thank sunnyshubh
Saudi Arabia
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Awesome memorabella for the old and young generations to remind themselves of the good hearted man who offered and shared his blessings to those empty hands, and he was thankful to Allah.

Thank Rebby2014
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

This place is so unique its hard to describe it. Went there as part of a cultural tour and wished we could have stayed longer. Amazing dwellings in the rocks with beautiful artwork. Make sure you have your camera !

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