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Some wonderful objects on display, but not very informative and in need of modernisation

We were shown around Kayseri by a local baker, Yılmıs, who showed us to the museum. It is... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Rod F
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
A hidden gem of a museum

The museum is somewhat tatty and quite small but it contains some amazing pieces (Hittite, Roman... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Bitternwatcher
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London
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16 Jul 2017
“Small, however interesting museum”
15 May 2017
“Some wonderful objects on display, but not very informative and in need of modernisation”
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Gultepe Mahallesi Kisla Cad. 2, Kayseri, Turkey
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Few exhibits dated 5k bC till modern age, coming from nearby hittite excavation of Kultepe. Most of findings are in the Ankara museum of Anatolian civilizations.

Thank Tiziano B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were shown around Kayseri by a local baker, Yılmıs, who showed us to the museum. It is old-fashioned, but has many splendid artefacts, notably the sarcophagus with the 12 labours of Hercules. I was particularly interested in the many Hittite artefacts. There is some...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The museum is somewhat tatty and quite small but it contains some amazing pieces (Hittite, Roman) and is really worth a visit if you are interested in ancient treasures. The two smallish galleries contain very good information on what is on display in English.

Thank Bitternwatcher
Reviewed 3 May 2015

I found this museum thanks to my business partners who recommended it, otherwise Having seen the building from outside I don´t know whether I would have enter. This museum looks so unattractive. Unfortunately neither inside it´s very nice. However if you filter this issue of...More

Thank Michal B
Reviewed 26 May 2014

This museum has some wonderful artifacts, but they are displayed on fabric with old-fashioned glass and wood cases. We absolutely LOVED the Hittite bathtubs, but the lighting was poor and we were there on a cloudy day.

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Reviewed 30 September 2012

Bril dont miss this lots of interesting historic remains and cheep as chips to go around on a hot day

Thank Keith W
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