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Reconstruction still Going on

Reconstruction of the site is going on at a very slow pace. Actually need an Expert Guide to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JoyJ1297
Amazing remains

Oh to see this when it was one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Almost 2000 years ago it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average34%
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 May 2014

No, there's not a great deal left of the actual building - if you do a bit of homework, you'll find that the original was destroyed by an earthquake and the stones re-used in the construction of Bodrum castle. The most interesting parts left were,...More

5  Thank Cats-whiskers-Ludlow
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 April 2013

one of the seven wonders can tick of the list is about all that can be said for the Mausoleumn of Halicarnassus. 8 tl to enter a pile of old stones. Nothing much to see here.

5  Thank flyingpig1872
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Reconstruction of the site is going on at a very slow pace. Actually need an Expert Guide to understand the h& enjoy the place

Thank JoyJ1297
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh to see this when it was one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Almost 2000 years ago it must have been a sight to see, Where we get the term from.

Thank samtrip12345
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you expect to see one of 7 wonders of the world - you'll be bitterly disappointed but - this is undoubtedly THE place to see. I said in my title "think twice" because all those who have said anything against this magnificent site are...More

Thank Nen608707
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a small entrance fee and its worth a visit. Quite interesting story here but only need about 30 mins to see everything.

Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor indeed , the fact they charge you to gain entry is shocking . Really not worth the walk there .

Thank fonde222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to here to get away from the rigmarole or beach and pool and decided to look at a bit of historical aspects of Turkey was very enjoyable and interesting really enjoyed this little gem

1  Thank lakend2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the 7 ancient wonders of the world so a must visit if in bodrum turkey 10 lira entrance fee very cheap to see something like this yes its ruins but it was once a magnificent place from the bus station head up a...More

Thank julie1653217
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This is a piece of history found among the homes & just above the Marina. Before it’s ruin, it majestically overlooked the sea. If you are enchanted by the ancient, this is very interesting.

Thank Karen_Steele
Reviewed 14 October 2018

For the people who interested in history, this is the place which is worth visiting. For others it may look a bit boring as its only stones

Thank Arturas K
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We enjoyed visiting these ruins - which unfortunately are not well marked out with road signage. Information in the musuem needs up-dating as it is old ad difficult to read. Murals are good as is the mosaic.

Thank Gillian K
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