Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, Bodrum City

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#2 of 19 in Museums in Mugla Province
At Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, see the world's oldest known shipwreck and its treasury holding wooden logs, gems, and hippopotamus ivory. Situated inside the rooms and towers of St. Peter's Castle, the museum showcases collections of ancient artifacts retrieved from local shipwrecks, such as amphorae, coins, and Canaanite gold jewelry. Look for a solid gold scarab that belonged to the Egyptian queen Nefertiti. The battalions provide great views of the surrounding area. Many of the exhibits can be touched. There are no tour guides here, but panels, maps, models, dioramas, and videos provide necessary information. A visit to Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bodrum City trip itinerary maker site to plot your vacation.
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  • Living creatures into the world, and you deep inside the Museum on water cars date making the journey. You have to live this experience not necessarily great. Anılarınızda a nice ylculuk you can be sure that you're staying in..
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  • In this museum is one of the rare museums in the world, especially when exhibited works great and does not like no other. is a place where you can easily find in the center of bodrum
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  • Definitely a great date lies here, but it's definitely time to be visiting the reserve. We haven't seen much of that order.
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  • Part of the Bodrum Castle museum this exhibition is one of its kind. A real sinked ancient merchant ship with its cargo is presented to visitor.
  • A great museum, a bit old but the findings are unique and not like any others. There are about 7 to 8 rooms spread in the castle so if you want to see them all, give yourself about 4-5 hours. Don't miss this.
  • The building alone is a stunning place to visit. The old castle on the water is beautiful and large. But the treasures inside are also fantastic and show centuries of artefacts. Definitely one of the best things to see in Bodrum. It takes a couple of hours to visit the castle and see all the exhibits.
  • The museum is great I advise anyone visiting Bodrum to visit it.
  • very nice place

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