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Antakya Archaeological Museum

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Huge mueseum, great for history buffs

Wasn't expecting much at the beginning of the museum as the entrance went very far to the time of... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Selinkav
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Great trip down man's memory lane!

Fantastic museum that shows how much this area has been the cradle of civilization and religion... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Mark S
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Ataturk Cd No:63 | Gündüz Caddesi No. 1, Antakya 31000, Turkey
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Wasn't expecting much at the beginning of the museum as the entrance went very far to the time of when man existed, but as you followed around the museum to more contemporary times, there was more and more to explore. Our favorite part was the...More

Thank Selinkav
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Fantastic museum that shows how much this area has been the cradle of civilization and religion. Especially all the Roman mosaics are breathtaking. Take about two to three hours.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

It is a fantastic museum. You can see the real ancient time sculpture. I thing that everybody must see this museum immediately.

Thank ilke d
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This is a world class mosaics museum. Lots of space. It is obvious that more artifacts are on its way.

Thank Istanbulapt
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Hatay's tourism is still currently very low and we had the museum almost to ourselves on a Saturday. The museum was recently moved from its old location and that is why there are multiple archaeology museum "attractions" on this site. There are artifacts from the...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

If you like mosaics and history this museum is for you. A staggering display of mosaics and all for a paltry 15TL. Beautifully presented and displayed a must see in this historic city. (Second only to its big cousin the "Zeugma museum" in Gaziantep)

Thank Throy
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing museum. It was renewed and changed. If you like mosaics probably its the best. Also Gaziantep museum should be visited to complete. The people are helpful in the museum and you can have a coffee just by the museum. With some little touches it...More

Thank Yalçın K
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Never thought I would enjoy an afternoon looking round a museum but this place is amazing, if you're in Antakya GO

Thank kayaMidEngland
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

It is a perfect museum. I would strongly advise anyone who visit Antakya to go to this wonderful museum.

Thank Appde K
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Simply awsome. For only 15 TL and kids free, you wont find anything in Turkey as good as this miseum. The museum is brand new. Money was not spared when building this place, it's gorgeous. No gawkers trying to sell you something or guides desperate...More

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