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once in safranbolu.. this is a must for visiting...

you are in safranbolu and hesitate to visit this museum?? don't, hesitate i mean... get there, a... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Vienna, Austria
Better visiting with locals

The museum shows old time lifestyle without written explanation. My local friend could explain... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
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1 Jul 2017
“The First Place to Visit in Safranbolu”
26 Jun 2017
“once in safranbolu.. this is a must for visiting...”
Hidirlik Yokusu Sokak, Safranbolu, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

If it is your first visit to Safranbolu, I strongly recommend you to start with the compound of the clock tower, museum and old prison at the Hidirlik Hill. After learning about some historical and cultural stories of Safranbolu, you can organize your town center...More

Thank Ebru A
Reviewed 26 June 2017

you are in safranbolu and hesitate to visit this museum?? don't, hesitate i mean... get there, a quick steep walk and enjoy, learn and relax...

Thank TaifungShjazzman
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This little museum gives an insight into how the people used to live in the traditional and famous Safranbolu houses. However, it could be much more. The entrance fee is very cheap (4 TL) and it is a self-guided tour which only takes about 15...More

Thank AnBe1986
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The museum shows old time lifestyle without written explanation. My local friend could explain unique architecture and old time customs. With her explanation, I could explore more the governor's house.

Thank nirai369
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

A short climb up a hill from the Safranbolu market will lead you to what was the governor's house back in the day. It is now the city museum with pictures, documents and artefacts in the first floor.... and on the ground floor is a...More

Thank 818sarahn
Reviewed 5 April 2016

This muze give insight view of life of a governor. There are some models depicting the life style. Muze entry is 4 liras.

Thank احسن ج
Reviewed 6 March 2016

You can find out every information about this city. Visual quality is very attractive. Don't forget to visit clock tower.

Thank Expertravelerr
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This was the home of a government official and turned into a museum to enable you a glimpse of how people (or the better off) used to live. The mannequins are built to move depicting some actions at the position they are at, but this...More

Thank CookieBaby2010
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

It is very nice traditional house that you can visit... Entrance fee is 3 lira and you can see a proper house with all traditional furnitures...

1  Thank UfukF
Reviewed 4 October 2015

If you are staying in one of the Konak hotels, this house will look very familiar. The only difference will be the tableaux and the accompanying descriptions (in English fortunately). This will give you an idea on how life was lived during Ottoman times and...More

Thank HenryWorthing
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