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Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi

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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
+90 312 324 31 60
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

This is an interesting museum, located just under the Citadel. It is not very big but has a number of beautiful and really ancient pieces. Certainly one of the best things Ankara has to offer.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This is a must see for anyone interested in history. The museum has done an excellent job in laying out the exhibits. I will go back again for sure.

Thank david p
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

You will understand why Anatolia is the craddle of civilization when you visit. All the ages, creating money, new discoveries will make you think about yourself and your life.

Thank Oz K
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

A spectacular collection of some of the oldest human-related specimens on earth. From Gobleki-Tepe to the Hittites to the Romans and all between. The museum was awarded best Europe museum in 1997 and is the best Ive encountered so far, though I am partial to...More

Thank S D
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Located on top of hill in Ankara. Inside museum, all the relics inside taken care with good by museum. One intresting info, the building use was a bazaar before. Starting from Paleolitics era in some places in Turkey thousand years ago. Having good time here.

Thank Izani A
Reviewed 28 January 2018

It is a museum that everyone must visit. It is a great weave of Turkey's ancient pass. It includes art works from every significant archeological sites of Anatolia. There are many sculptures and wall murals starting from paleolithic period to lydian periods.

1  Thank ESMAIstanbul
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful museum that is well laid out and has really great artifacts. It is in a great location near The Castle so both places could be visited. Highly recommend this museum.

1  Thank sharron h
Reviewed 30 December 2017

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

1  Thank Ali F
Reviewed 25 December 2017 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

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 27 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

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Response from ESMAIstanbul | Reviewed this property |
It is open everyday except the first day of religous fesstives. The ticket is 20 TL everyday