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Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi

Gozcu Sokak No: 2 | Ulus, Ankara 06240, Turkey
+90 312 324 3160
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Gozcu Sokak No: 2 | Ulus, Ankara 06240, Turkey
+90 312 324 3160
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great visit full of artifacts from all over Turkey. Especially nice since the Ankara Castle is right outside and it makes a great day out.

Thank Kent H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many museums are either overloaded with the same stuff-- how many similar bowls are needed? Or are unfocused. This museum has just enough breadth & width on focused topics-- a handful of the most significant civilizations of Anatolia. Also has amazing "key" famous pieces...More

Thank senorbrx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellently organized and displayed museum of adventure through the pages of human history dating back to 5000 BC and on....

Thank Ulk239
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is rather asmall one but contains most valuable pieces excavated from the historical places arrond Anatolia. One must see this museum if visits Ankara.There are very unique pieces that can only be seen in this place.

1  Thank Serdar Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is a prize winner, and deservedly so. It was an ideal place to start our Turkey tour after leaving Istanbul. Not only does it provide a general introduction and overview to the region, it is so well organized that scholars could spend hours...More

Thank moviegeekjn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum was a pleasant discovery for me. Ankara is not typical touristic city and we even hesitate in the beginning whether to or not to this museum. Little did we know how rich and informative it was. The ancient statues are scattered everywhere, Neolithic...More

Thank MaryamS_Brasil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I revisit this museum every year, to enjoy the many beautiful artefacts from the beginning of life on earth..

Thank Decartes
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you are interested in historical places , I will recommend you to visit there . I am sure you will enjoy of your visit . You can visit there in about 2 hours . The style of building is interesting too . There has...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is a great museum dedicated to the history of Anatolia. It is small (1 hour is enough) but it contains some superb artefacts - large Hittite stone carvings, interesting cuneiform tablets, beautiful early bronze pieces, etc. Everyone in our group thought it well worth...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Tiny but one of the best museums in Ankara. Building itself has a great character. Deserves a visit after a walk around Ankara Castle area.

Thank fturer
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