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Selcuk Efes Kent Bellegi-History Museum

Ataturk Boulevard No. 5, Selcuk, Turkey
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hard to believe what you see

hard to believe what you see, I can not believe and don`t understand how this is build before... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2016
London, United Kingdom
Place of pure history

I was here twice, this time with my sister and her husband. It's amazing to see that the government... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
Moscow, Russia
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23 Oct 2016
“hard to believe what you see”
9 Jun 2016
“Place of pure history”
Ataturk Boulevard No. 5, Selcuk, Turkey
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

hard to believe what you see, I can not believe and don`t understand how this is build before jesus 3000. must see . This is wonder of the world.

Thank fikretoguz
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I was here twice, this time with my sister and her husband. It's amazing to see that the government is taking care of this place. What they are doing with restoring those old houses - it's incredible. Don't regret spending money on it - enter...More

Thank AnnyRoddick
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The Ephesus Museum (Efes Müzesi) in the town of Selçuk (map) holds the best of the archeological objects excavated at Ephesus, a few artifacts from Ephesus's great Temple of Artemis (the Artemision), and finds from some of the many other significant ancient Hellenic, Hellenistic and...More

Thank Anjas S
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The museum is located in the middle of town and is definitely worth seeing just for the Artemis statues. The introductory video in the first room about the history of Ephesus is a little bit annoying as it plays in different languages and if you...More

Thank ParadiseRabaul
Reviewed 22 August 2015

The museum is quite average. The movie in the beginning is the most worth thing here (for me). it gives an excellent insight on how Ephesus city was during the Roman period with sketches and deep dive on everyday life. The movie plays in different...More

Thank Pedro D
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Yes we love museums and this his was no disappointment Wonderful to see the antiquities that were discovered in Ephesus.

Thank Corvette63lady
Reviewed 22 July 2015

New museum, beautifully presented and lit. Has indoor and outdoor sections, plus cafe and shop. Displays from Ephesus and other sites nearby, including both statues of Aphrodite beautifully staged facing each other. Allow 2 hours

1  Thank SueandO
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Cultural Center museum building is great and historical and was used as tobacco factory. Museum gathered everthing from the local people donations. This museum is local and historical cultural center that is living history of local people. Everthing in the museum mentioned in Turkish without...More

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed 13 April 2015

After seeing Ephesus, this was worth a visit. Ask for the introductory video to be played in your language - lasts about 12 minutes. Museum is well laid out and everything is presented beautifully. Make sure to see the statue of Artemis. Nice little Museum...More

Thank sweetpeeps
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Selcuk is such an interesting place and a perfect location to stay when touring Ephesus. The museums, mosques, shopping, quaint hotels and food were amazing. This is worth including in a trip to Turkey. It's also close to the last resting place of the Virgin...More

Thank Pamiruru
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