Ephesus Museum, Selcuk

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See an archeological treasure recovered from one of the largest urban centers of ancient Asia Minor, including the famous statue of Artemis, at Ephesus Museum. Through more than 50,000 pieces, the museum tells the story of the city from Mycenaean and classical Greek times to Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman periods. See the great selection of vases, statues, mosaics, and other artifacts at the archaeological section of the museum, and learn about the daily life in Byzantine and Ottoman Ephesus in the ethnological exhibits. The museum provides thorough information about exhibits in both Turkish and English. To visit Ephesus Museum on your trip to Selcuk, use our Selcuk trip itinerary planning tool.
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  • Really gorgeous place. Breathtaking view of the ancient city. Many nice local cats 🐱 Guide Volcan made an interesting excursion- highly recommended!  more »
  • The museum is way smaller than I expected. You can visit with just a little time. I don't think is a must, I didn't find anything special  more »
  • If you want to understand Ephesus, you should visit this museum. Here you can look at ancient idols very close. "But when they knew that he was a Jew, all with one voice about the space of two hours cried out, Great is Diana of the Ephesians." - Bible
  • Easily 2-hours wandering and wondering in this part of this ancient city, look for the Temple of Artemis - simply awesome.

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