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Amaasya Museum of Archeology

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All archaeology museums must be visited in Anatolia because a history goes back to B.C.13000 in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fbabacan
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Loved the mummies

This is a great little museum and a bargain at TL6. This relatively small museum has lots of... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
BrianL496
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All archaeology museums must be visited in Anatolia because a history goes back to B.C.13000 in Göbekli Tepe/Şanlıurfa.Depending excavations the history will go to B.C.14000 or more.This museum is unique with God Teşup of Hittite Culture and not an archaeology but also etnograpy items

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This is a great little museum and a bargain at TL6. This relatively small museum has lots of interesting exhibits showing local transition from Neolithic times until the Ottoman period. Pottery, jewellery, tools, burials and mummies. Everything is well presented and signs are in Turkish...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BrianL496
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

In this trip, we probably visited close to 10 museums across Turkey. There is so much history ‘hidden’ here. I encourage to get a local English speaking tour guide... the tourism office Explore Tokat can help you if you contact them.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank zonalagos
Reviewed 15 November 2018

A lovely, compact museum about the history of Amasya from the Neolithic period to the Ottomans.The exhibits are very well displayed, in chronological order, with good explanations in two levels of the museum. The display of mummies on the second floor of important political figures...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Zeynep T
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Some important pieces are in Ankara Anadolu Medeniyetleri Müzesi but still there are lots of interesting findings.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The museum has indoor galleries in two floors and an open air display outside next to it. Outside are some Roman era tombs on display. There is this building which houses the mummys from some rulers of Amasya and their family members. These are good...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank EmreK2512
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Not bad at all, its nice to squeeze the place into your schedule while visiting amasya. They’ve got a great collection loved the ottoman upper part the most and the mommy room just “OMG” cant forget what i saw in the mommy room. 5TL entrance

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ContessaLM
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This museum has many different artefacts and features things like mummies of the Ilhanli rulers of the area. It was very well presented and a pleasure to explore.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank JLWetherby
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Great little museum, really nicely layed out. The mummies made me feel a little sad, there are small children mummies and mummified parts of small children in the collection, and this is the first time that I've seen bodies or body parts layed out in...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

If you only have one day in Amasya you should visit the museum which is 100m away form the main street. Wonderful mummies there!

Date of experience: July 2015
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