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Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum, Gaziantep
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Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum exhibits the Roman floor mosaics discovered in an ancient town reputedly founded by one of Alexander the Great's generals. The museum features 1,700 sq m (18,300 sq ft) of the colorful, intricate designs. Of particular note are mosaic scenes depicting a gypsy girl and the birth of Venus. Watch the film at the entrance to learn about the history of the ancient city. Head to the second floor for the best views of nearly complete mosaics retrieved from Roman villas before the site was flooded. Modern interactive displays, music, and lighting bring these historical pieces back to life. Plan your Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum visit and explore what else you can see and do in Gaziantep using our Gaziantep vacation builder.
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  • Definitely worth the mosaics. Under water kalsalardı it would be a shame to date. One of the places to visit.
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  • Must-see a mosaic Museum, followed by the name of the world. Take your time setting your time here, go to the movies.
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  • This is an extraordinary mosaic Museum in our country due to the fact that I was very happy. Even if this only Museum in Gaziantep definitely needs to be seen. Müzekartla.
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  • no need to explain, just go and see... :) gidin ve görün...
  • The building is modern and has an overall nice exterior. The entrance fee is 10 TRY, which is honestly fairly good for what you get. This is the world's largest mosaic museum, but don't expect it to blow you away completely. The exhibits are well displayed and there are quite a few of them. Sadly, many of the mosaics are incomplete and some are just bits and pieces. If you're in Gaziantep, i recommend you visit this place.
  • Really enjoyed the history and the museum. You must experience it because it is a must do tour.
  • Impresive part of Ancient History. I liked it a lot. Ticket 15 TL.
  • Excellent museum!