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Ataturk Monument

Republic Square, Antalya, Turkey
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A special monument for the locals

For the founder of modern Turkey this special dedication right in the middle of the square on top... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
SalimM
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London, United Kingdom
A very nice monument to the founder of Turkey

It is in a plaza overlooking the sea and on occasion there are big celebrations in the plaza, When... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Jay S
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Sarasota, Florida
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This monument honors Kemal Ataturk, founder of Turkey.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jun 2018
“A special monument for the locals”
17 Dec 2017
“A very nice monument to the founder of Turkey”
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Republic Square, Antalya, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

For the founder of modern Turkey this special dedication right in the middle of the square on top of the marina. Yet another selfie point. National celebrations take place here on important dates.

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

It is in a plaza overlooking the sea and on occasion there are big celebrations in the plaza, When you take the tram it is one of the stops where you can get off and enjoy the Monument and Plaza

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Typical semi-antique heroic statue. Atatürk on horse-back... They were more convincing in the 19th Century.

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

There is so much adoration for Ataturk in Turkey. This is another statue in his honour. Seen one nearly seen all. This is something in Antalya you visit but I would not exert myself on a rainy day.

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

The monument is in the middle of a nice balcony with great views to the old city and the picturesque port.

1  Thank Jesus G
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

It's a free public display of the Monument of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk...the founding father of Turkey. It's in an excellent location in the city centrum with cafes, bistros and closed street shopping all surrounding this display. An excellent morning, or late afternoon evening activity if...More

Thank Diane B
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

This whole area is well worth a day trip out from your hotel. There is a bit of history, nice shops and restaurants nearby.

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

"Ataturk" means "Father of the Turks." This name was bestowed on Mustafa Kemal in recognition of his role in founding modern Turkey. Ataturk was a military man, He helped repulse the Australians and other British forces at Gallipoli, saving the Turks from a disastrous defeat....More

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Reviewed 27 November 2015

This is situated high up above old town, overlooking the harbour and if you turn around there is Antalya modern shopping centre.

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Reviewed 17 November 2015

Mustafa Kemal, named Attaturk "father of the Turks" by his greatful people was the father of the Turkish nation. In war and peace, he led his people he led his people like a father who could always be relied on,

Thank Jeffry B
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