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Canakkale Archaeological Museum

Canakkale, Turkey
+90 286 217 3252
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Small but attractive

The museum is in the city centre.You can walk or go by bus. There are nice pieces inside and... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Oznurcngz
,
Bursa, Turkey
8 days in Turkey

Was impressed by this cheap yet very fascinating museum. You do not need a great deal of time... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
KarlMul
,
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
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“nice museum” (2 reviews)
“hadrian” (2 reviews)
“amphorae” (2 reviews)
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Canakkale, Turkey
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+90 286 217 3252
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

The museum is in the city centre.You can walk or go by bus. There are nice pieces inside and outside the museum. Despite its being small, it is worth to see. Except Monday, you can visit everyday.

Thank Oznurcngz
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Was impressed by this cheap yet very fascinating museum. You do not need a great deal of time there, but it has many artifacts and is very well laid out. Cheap to visit and an ideal place to visit if there is some free space...More

Thank KarlMul
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Nice artefacts in glass, a beautiful statue of Hadrian (?), amphorae and much more and don't forget to visit the garden with its sculptures and tombes

Thank maartenw2016
Reviewed 1 March 2016

visit this if u love history and have enough time .else go for other place to vist and enjoy the things

Thank npn2000
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We were on a cruise ship stop to Canakkale, Turkey. After a tour to Troy (which was wonderful) the tour also included a visit to this museum. It was nicely done with a diverse display of local artifacts on the inside display and then there...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 14 November 2015

The two most important finds, the two wonderful recently found archaic sarcophagi, have been moved to the new, unfinished and CLOSED museum at the Troy site.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 11 November 2015

A small, yet diverse and impressive collection. Statues, reliefs, pottery exhibits. Don't miss a stroll through the outside garden area after, lots more interesting artifacts there.

Thank moonriverbc
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Canakkale was a pleasant stopover and worth the trip. It is a coastal town with much charm. The ancient ruins of Troy are just outside. If you have time, visit the museum. Although, the one in Antalya may be a bit more expansive. Both worth...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Nice little museum with several interesting exhibits such as Hadrian statue from Troy Odeon and sarchophagus. I loved Aphrodite's statuette. The most beautifull part of the museum is garden where the stones, pillars and amphoras are scattered in a charming way among the bushes of...More

Thank nadzida
Reviewed 29 April 2015

The museum is poorly curated. Although there are some excellent artefacts on display, they are not shown to full advantage. The information is written in Turkish with no English translation, and in some sections the lighting is quite poor.

1  Thank Myrtleford35
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