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Museum of Archaeology & Ethnography

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Address: Kemal Pasa Mah. Demiryolu Cad. Eski Gar Binasi Izmit Merkez, Izmit, Izmit, Turkey
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+90 262 321 2274

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did not know this museum before. sorry for less info. museum has a lot of roman style in the park as well as inside the museum.

Reviewed 5 July 2015
Istanbul, Turkey
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

If you interested about mythology and historical arts. When you should visit this museum in izmit. The museum saves wonderful arts from mythology.

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

did not know this museum before. sorry for less info. museum has a lot of roman style in the park as well as inside the museum.

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Reviewed 24 November 2014 via mobile

Spending long time in Izmit I think that is essential to visit this museum. There arent crowds of people which is very good but really it is forbidden to take photos. Actually Izmit is not a touristic spot at all. It is not for that. No brochures in this museum that is true because they are not prepared for visitors.... More 

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Reviewed 14 April 2014

Having visited many archaeological museums in Turkey, I must say that this is the only one that has made me feel truly unwlecome! Tourists are forbidden to take pictures of artefacts inside the museum and partly in the courtayrd. They are also closely followed by a security guard all the time. I was even inspected by him when tried to... More 

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