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Istiklal Harbi Sehitleri Abidesi

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A quick visit, but worth it

The Martyrs Monument and Independence War museum are located between the cultural center and... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2016
San Francisco, California

Very nice place where you can see somthing of the history of konya.Very clean and refresing.Worth... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2016
اياد جواد ا
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Nov 30, 2016
“A quick visit, but worth it”
May 10, 2016
Dolpamektep Sk. No:2 | Aziziye Mahallesi, Karatay 42030, Turkey
+90 332 351 39 18
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

The Martyrs Monument and Independence War museum are located between the cultural center and Mevlana museum, it is beautifully laid out and features lots of figurines that tells a story about the war, as well as lives of soldiers on the battlefield and civilians in...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Sundaisun
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Very nice place where you can see somthing of the history of konya.Very clean and refresing.Worth its visiting.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank اياد جواد ا
Reviewed November 6, 2015

You can really feel and imagine a war where thousand of these soldiers have fought. Very nice memorial place. You have to visit it

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank turkyusuf
Reviewed November 1, 2015

The Independence War Martyrs Monument in Konya worth a visit, and it is free. It is very close to the Mevlana Museum. The portal is beautifully decorated and the interior is a work of art. The detail level attained in the miniature of the war...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Oscar B
Reviewed July 25, 2015

Mostly it is about the Canakalae war . The miniature figurine that paint the story during the war was beautiful . They also show how did turkish people lived during that era .

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Narutorao R
Reviewed April 10, 2015

Şehitler Abidesi,Independence War Museum of Konya, is located just opposite of Mavlana Museum next to Ucler cemetery in Konya . This museum has a long entrance path with tall fllagpoles of old Turkish states & empires all over the world. The museum covers 500 square...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank kuletgin
Reviewed September 30, 2014

I liked Different pictures of Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, The flags in front of Monument. Museum very nice there are miniature displays shows examples from independent war.

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank Mdo1942
Reviewed September 28, 2014

Beautiful modern building built on traditional lines. Calm and peaceful tribute to those lost in the internal struggles. Highly decorative interior beautifully presented. Some exceptionally good mosaic pictures showing the map of Turkey, battle sites, scenes of battle and a miniature representation of the countryside...More

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank Averil N
Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

My eyes were full of tears. I felt so proud to see those whom died for their families and religion, so they should live on. It is a great place for muslims to see turkish warriors leaving their warm beds for this land.

1  Thank imlost2
Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

First things first, entrance is free of charge; having a selfie in front of the flags (both Turkish flags and flags of Turkish states in the history) is a must! In this museum, you can feel the atmosphere of Canakkale Savasi (as a part of...More

2  Thank Ydemet
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