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Ephesus Museum

Agora Carsisi, Selcuk, Turkey
232 892 6010
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Ranked #15 of 41 Attractions in Selcuk
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Owner description: This important museum displays the pieces found in and around the ruins of Ephesus. Prior to World War II, discoveries were taken to a museum in Vienna.

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Akbuk, Turkey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Revisiting after 15 years, the site is much improved a lot of restoration has been carried out since our last visit,a very enjoyable day.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Has been closed for two years. But shows all the great finds form Ephesus. Finds from the terrace houses, i.e.

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Portland, Oregon
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I am talking about the museum in the town of Selcuk, not the ruins of Ephesus (Efes). I was looking forward to seeing this museum, but the people at the visitor center told me that it would be quite a while before it was reopened. The outside looks fantastic, though.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

it's an amazing site, covered in us tourists of course.. good photography opportunities as would be expected, larger site than I expected

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Having been to Pompeii its not nearly as big but nevertheless gives you a good sense of how things were for the Romans in this area.

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Sydney, Australia
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137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Very well preserved site and pieces. One of the attractions that you must see. One of the best experiences I had in Turkey

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Aberfeldy, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Visited ephesus, 20 years ago went back to see the Roman villas, well worth paying the extra to go in and see. Make sure you go in the morning it gets very hot

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Folkestone
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

one of the best historical sites to visits in the world, make sure you don't miss the houses on the hill (under cover of glass and steel and still being excavated). magical but hot and dusty!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Without informing the public this museum turned out to be closed for at least another month. On the webpage it is said that the museum will open in August and now it is medio September.

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Keighley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

It was a very hot day and coach didn't seem to know where he was going kept asking for directions. so we were a bit hot and bothered by the time we got there.

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