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One of the top attractions in the region, this outdoor museum contains the remains of many churches carved into the famous Cappadocia stone. Of note are the many excellent frescoes that can be seen when exploring the various structures.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Goreme Museum is an open air museum where you get an insight into how people lived in the volcanic landscape and those weird structures where man took refuge all thsoe years ago. It is a must visit if you are in Cappadocia.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ankeet_sinha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is wonderfull! The landscape is almost unreal, with that volcanic rocks sculpted by weather and carved by men in order to be a refuge in difficult times.Can be seen a lot of churches carved in rocks, well and in the same time miraculously preserved.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank valentinatobi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It costs 45TL to get into the open Air museum. It’s worth the price as the money goes to preserving that beautiful area. However, I was a bit shocked to find out you had to pay an extra 15TL per person to enter one of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is very authentic and interesting to view secret hidden churches and living areas. If you have a ride you can do the red tour on your own. If you are going to visit other museums too, you should buy a museum card or a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank lokumiko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pointy mountain are so awesome... Just magical as it it's placed... It's a must visit place.. They have red tour n green tour.. This is part of red.. With us aprox 32$pp with lunch open air museum and pottery work shop

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 81dimps
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

This attraction is must to do when in Cappadocia with amazing caves, churches. It is a ticketed attraction with car free parking on opposite side of road. Only downside we found was during snow it was very dangerously slippery. No preparations for pavements or salt...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AmiMORE
Reviewed 6 January 2019

on your city tour you will have the chance to visit the Goreme Open Air museum. Its possibly the only museum which is in the open and not housed in a building. The museum houses the rich history of the region and show cases lot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vinarch2007
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

WOW... what an amazing place:)) I absolutely fell in love. And astonished to learn the fact how people lived in these caves. It’s a bucket list thing that you must do before die. Better go early in the morning before the crowds and enjoy the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank banuyollarda
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

The frescos in the walls are unique. The museum is something special. Totally worth it. The entrance to the dark church is not included in the prices but is cheap (15 liras) I recommend to do it.l, it has the best paintings.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mfarias52
Reviewed 23 December 2018

Going to Cappadocia and not visiting these caves is like not visiting Capadoccia. Pure history of Christianity. A city made of caves, including classrooms and temples.

Date of experience: June 2018
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SJTBasildon
20 March 2017|
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Walking is not terribly difficult you might want to consider a hiking stick just for added stability if you or a fellow traveler is not surefooted. A car is a plus and will make you much more flexible. Honestly sidewalks and... More
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Na maioria dos lugares é gratuito. Há alguns lugares especiais que cobram pequena taxa. Mas nada se compara aos 200 US$ para andar de Balão. Os preços dos museus é... More
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Response from fernando m | Reviewed this property |
Dentro do vilarejo GOREME há as cavernas, casas, abrigos, capelas, onde homens primitivos moraram. Alguns até foram transformados em pequenos hotéis ou pousadas. Lá está a... More
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