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Learning the history of Bursa

This is a lovely museum to learn the recent history and traditions of Bursa. there is lots of... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2018
a place where history speak by itself

the museum is an awesome place to visit, it brought back all those historic stories of turkey... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
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Hocaalizade Mh. Ataturk Caddesi, No:8 | Heykel, Bursa 16020, Turkey
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Even the 2TLR entrance fee was too high unless you understand Turkish. With no English explanations this is a museum to avoid as a foreign visitor.

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

I was expecting to see a new style museum with good historical artefacts which was not the case. Except the Dodge at the entrance the museum simply lacks museum quality artefacts. They have tried new exhibition techniques with some success but you can not overcome...More

2  Thank Mesut U
Reviewed January 11, 2018

This is a lovely museum to learn the recent history and traditions of Bursa. there is lots of information about the Greek people lives before the Population exchange.

Thank ESMAIstanbul
Reviewed October 3, 2017

the museum is an awesome place to visit, it brought back all those historic stories of turkey during the kamal atartuk era. it presented those stories of east met west.

Thank n_hisham1966
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

The displays where very nice, especially the depiction of different crafts in the basement. Be aware though, all explanations are in Turkish only! The entrance fee is only 2TL, an absolute bargain. I would definitely recommend to pay this museum a visit.

1  Thank DayTrip625830
Reviewed February 8, 2017

If you're coming to Bursa and would like to know a bit more about the city's history, then the City Museum is a must see. It costs around $2.00 to get in and is very nicely put together.

Thank mmayovsky
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Bursa is a great city with its history and nature but the historical texture of the city is destroyed through the years of terrible management by bad mayors... Most of the tourist attractions are the old tombs and mosques in the city and I can...More

Thank erdemaksoy
Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to know about the history of bursa. It is very near to ulu cami mosque. The museum showcase it's history architecture, tv and music industry. It is very well maintain and the staff is very friendly

Thank Nazia S
Reviewed May 11, 2016

You can get a climpse on Bursa's history (and culture) at this place, Ottoman newspapers and local singers included. Unfortunately it's all in Turkish, but for only 2 Liras - give it a try.

Thank Thorsten M
Reviewed December 16, 2015

Lots of things to learn about the history of Bursa. A little amateur somehow, but still worth a visit to feel the ambience of the recent past.

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