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Address: Tepe Mah. Kale Ici Marmaris Merkez, Marmaris, Marmaris, Turkey

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Visited here in April 2015. On the steps up to the castle there is a shop with an old lady outside. She outs out her hand and if you shake it she pulls you towards the merchandise... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Visited here in April 2015. On the steps up to the castle there is a shop with an old lady outside. She outs out her hand and if you shake it she pulls you towards the merchandise and won't let go! We visited the first time just before 5pm and, although it says it is open until 7pm, they wouldn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Hard to find the way (don't try finding the way from the harbour/cafe area) but once there it is clearly worth the effort. The views are good without being spectacular. The castle is not too high from sea level (see photo). Bags are removed at the entrance. Not much to get in (5L?) and quite a number of artefacts. Be... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Visited in September Have visited the Castle & Museum before, but returned for the granddaughter. Spent one & a half hours having a good look around the different rooms & taking in the brilliant views overlooking the Bay of Marmaris Entrance fee was 16 TL (2 adults & 1 child)

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Had to leave a small rucksack at the entrance and pay to go into a small rebuilt castle, with a good view over the Marina. There were some interesting exhibits but only worth an hour or less as a visitor.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Worth a look if your visiting the castle. The castle is wonderful with stunning views over marmaris. A nice place to relax if the weathers right.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very small recently rebuilt castle with lots of artifacts and good views of Marmaris. Difficult to find as there are not many signs.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Well worth a visit. We had not realised there would be so many antiquities displayed from Knidos. The information boards in both Turkish/English were excellent. It took us a good hour and we could have stayed longer. The old narrow streets enroute to the castle are a delight.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We loved our visit there, in awe of many things that we saw there. We were in great admiration and full of respect with all the exhibits there. Very interesting, well worth a visit

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It would be easy to visit the holiday resort of Marmaris and do nothing cultural. Marmaris castle and the museum inside are small but and interesting way to spend an hour. The old town around the castle is very interesting and has some traditional restaurants.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The building is heavily restored, but nevertheless has great views from the ramparts over the harbour and the bay.. The Knidos room is very good - some nice sculpture and good explanations (in Turkish and English) of how Knidos traded in antiquity.

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