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Santa Claus Museum

Muze Cad., Demre (Kale), Turkey
+90 242 871 68 20
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Every Orthodox should visit

The Church from the 6th cent. was made on the foundations of the older Christian church that was... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
541nenam
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Novi Sad, Serbia
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Worth the visit

A beautiful old church built around the mid 5th century. Tickets cost 20 TL per person to go in... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Marion S
via mobile
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Aug 10, 2017
“Every Orthodox should visit”
Apr 16, 2017
“Worth the visit ”
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Muze Cad., Demre (Kale), Turkey
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The Church from the 6th cent. was made on the foundations of the older Christian church that was the seat of Saint Nicholas's bishopric. The church is now a museum which doesn't stop Russian tourists to bow and pray in front of the sarcophagus that...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A beautiful old church built around the mid 5th century. Tickets cost 20 TL per person to go in. Outside is a tea garden and small gift shop. Across the road are many shops all with Russian signage. St Nicholas was an important Saint for...More

Thank Marion S
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Supposedly the original St Nicholas was entombed here (his bones later removed by grave robbers). Good frescas and views of the ancient church. We went in early April and were almost alone -- one Turkish family was there, who allowed us to photograph their little...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

A very big dissapointment. Being a proffessional Santa and Mrs Claus,, we were not very glad to use a day including bus ride from Antalya to see this. The bus ride was very fine, coffee served in the bus, bus-stop at toilets, all OK. The...More

Thank Jorgen O
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

We had enjoy the church and the museum too. The museum shop was cleverly arranged, air-conditioned with pleasant music. The souvenirs were surprisingly good price compared with bazaar.

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

the church or museum was under renovation and the room was under shelter. hieroglyph was like new and

Thank Ati01
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Reviewed 21 October 2014

We reviewed this site under the longer report for the Myra Historical site. We combined both sites, travelling from Kas, you can find hints for independent travellers in that review.

Thank Chook1
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

What a great place to visit, beautiful church. Will return with more time. Wonderful floor and ceilings. A tad crowded hence a return is on the cards.

Thank AJDDOD
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

I dont understand why they requesting this price for a Church. I hope they can understand they do nothing to do for getting this money.

Thank atakp
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

Its not a must visit place but its nice. We visited the museum on our way to Kas and it was very interesting. Although August is not the best time to visit because it was very hot.

Thank GizemGiritli
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