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Mardin’s history in one place

This is one of the must see places in Mardin. Building is renovated beautifully and the personel is... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Cuneyt B
A great museum, staff, not so much.

This small but comprehensive museum is best visited at the begining of your visit to mardin as it... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Haifa, Israel
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is one of the must see places in Mardin. Building is renovated beautifully and the personel is trained accordingly. There are different exhibitions through out the year next to permenant exhibitions.

Thank Cuneyt B
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This small but comprehensive museum is best visited at the begining of your visit to mardin as it gives you a lot of info and insight to things which will therwise escape your eyes. It also paints a lovely portrait of an ancient city succumbing...More

Thank wonderingcorse
Reviewed 27 March 2018

to understand what happened in this area in whole history, and to see how people lived together since beginng. this museum tells us many things

Thank Mrtglr
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It is a gift to the city of Mardin by one of the biggest holdings of Turkiye, the Sabancı Group. It shows historical life of the people who lived in Mardin in the past. You can see the ancient life, walk in the air conditioned...More

Thank Aykon
Reviewed 21 April 2017

You can find many historical and cultural things related to Mardin inside like arts and jobs from Mardin,paintings and pictures,statues from wax,objects from people and so on.The building is used to be military base and now hosting the museum.

Thank Burak C
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I really enjoyed my time here walking through the beautiful museam. It shows the old past of Mardin, its a great insight to the area.

Thank MR88Aus
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Amazing stroll into the past. Ancient artifacts and sketching preserved for all to see. Of ever in Marson do see this Museum

Thank isikSLC
Reviewed 26 May 2015

the museum displays make clear how this region has been a significant area for thousands of years of multi-cultural settlement that, in more recent centuries, has provided a spiritual centre for communities of Eastern Christians of numerous creed amidst a series of dominantly Muslim authorities.

Thank Turktraveller
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I was impressed by a visit to this museum - I spent a couple of hours reviewing the contents, which included: an old photo collection; a European artist's works about Turkey; and an superb display of past life in Mardin. The staff here are to...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2014

A lovely museum setting out the history of Mardin and also including its relationship with the surrounding area. A separate room houses an exhibition of photos from the late 19th century. All very interesting.

Thank Carole B
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