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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Not a great museum but very interesting, specially as the military school where the first turkish president Kemal pasha Ataturk studied and gratuated the military academy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nevenjerkovic
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Bitola Museum right after visiting Hercelea which was a good thing. Kids got to have a better understanding of the Macedonian history and their heritage. Learnt things that I didn’t even know. It’s a smaller museum however lots of exhibits. Very close to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Worth a quick visit. Has a section devoted to Kamel Ataturk, who studied in Bitola, which is interesting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jan R
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The building itself is beautiful. The Ataturk collection is a good introduction to this leader and includes some beautiful pieces. The museum contains exhibits of a wide range including a timeline from the beginning of the planet earth and a room for pianos. The museum...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank J Evangeline K
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Highly recommend a visit to the Bitola Museum, which is located at the south end of Shirok Sokak. While not big, it features a well-woven, chronological account of the history of Bitola, including especially interesting exhibits on the anti-Nazi resistance during World War II. The...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Interesting choice of an Ataturk museum in the building he trained as an officer in. The highlight of the museum is walking around the impressive building. The other part of the museum on Bitola history is better if not exactly enthralling. If choosing this or...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The military school where Mustafa Kemal Ataturk used to study in 1900s is now converted into a museum. Not too many artifacts around the museum, but, the room filled with old artifacts dedicated to Ataturk is worth seeing.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank oddHristovski
Reviewed 22 December 2017

it was a part of turkish and ottoman empire history ,nice building ,nice gardarden ,it is not one of the must see place in bitola if you have soare time you can visit

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We were giving a program at the Bitola Museum. It is truly a mix of history and contemporary culture, with concerts and special events happening one after the other. See the beautiful collection of traditional costumes and the ongoing display about Mary Matthews and the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank hanusa2
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This is a place where I wanted to see from my childhood. I was happy to see that organisations of Turkey, Tika, Prime Ministry and Presidency supported restoration of "Manastır Askeri İdadisi"

Date of experience: September 2017
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