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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  • We went in to this museum because it was raining. And what a glorious discovery. Simply wonderful to see such a huge collection of artefacts of global significance in this small museum. Many of the....  more
    We went in to this museum because it was raining. And what a glorious discovery. Simply wonderful to see such a huge collection of artefacts of global significance in this small museum. Many of the....  more »
  • Unfortunately, the Ephesus museum is not included in group tours. We had the opportunity to see it with a tour from a local agency. Many coins, precious stones, busts and sculptures brought from the.....  more
    Unfortunately, the Ephesus museum is not included in group tours. We had the opportunity to see it with a tour from a local agency. Many coins, precious stones, busts and sculptures brought from the.....  more »
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  • 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
  • Museum made in a good modern way. Very pleasant, interesting exposition. Would love to see more details on Artemis temple and in general about the reason. Would be really awesome to have audio guide that you can listen to from your phone (like in summer EU museums). To much history and details to grasp it just by looking - you are overloaded with visual info. Or maybe some video to get general history line of that place.

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