izmir agora

Smyrna

Smyrna comes from Amazons. Philippos II BC He succeeded in bringing together the Greek city-states in Corinth in 338 and decided to engage in a vengeance war against the Persians from the Corinthian Union. Upon the killing of Philippos II shortly after this decision, BC. Aleksandros III, whose son will go down in history as […]

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Pergamon Museum

Pergamon Museum ACROPOLIS (Pergamon Museum) Pergamon is a hill settlement. Urbanism in the city constitutes a unique example of a city order in terms of form and planning, which is largely due to topographic necessity. The absence of a natural flatness in Pergamon made it necessary to gain space by terracing the land from the […]

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izmir agora

Izmir Turkey Tourist Attractions

Izmir Turkey Tourist Attractions A Greek word, Agora, has meanings such as “gathered place, city square, the marketplace, market place”. It is known that in ancient times, the city was the focal point of the city, where art was concentrated and many social events took place, as well as the commercial, political and religious functions […]

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Izmir Tourist Information

Izmir Tourist Information Izmir Tourist Information: Glass and glasswork history studies, examine the source of glasswork as the Mediterranean and its surroundings. Egyptians colored, created many uses, from jewelry to coffin making. European countries also learned from Egypt that they bought the glass in its previously processed form. In Turks, glasswork has been done since […]

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Izmir Turkey Tourism

Izmir Turkey Tourism With its natural and historical beauties, climate conditions suitable for tourism, sufficient accommodation, and transportation infrastructure, İzmir is one of our provinces with the highest tourism potential.Despite the fact that our city has started tourism in the recent sense when we examine its historical features, it is always seen that it is […]

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Izmir Archaeology Museum

Izmir Archaeology Museum

Izmir’s first Archaeology Museum was opened in 1927 in Basmane in Ayavukla Church. On those times in the Museum, works from prehistoric times till the Byzantine Empire were exhibited. In the following years, because of the newly found historical remains, there was a need to open a new Museum. Thus a new modern Museum was […]

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Izmir History & Art Museum

Other Museums In Izmir

Izmir History & Art Museum Umran Baradan Toy Museum Izmir Press Museum Radio & Democracy Museum

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Agora

Agora

Agora of Izmir City in Roman Period Agora, a word originated from Ancient Greek, comes to the meaning ”gathering place, city center, market, bazaar”. In Antique Times, with the commercial, political and religious functions, Agora’s, was also known as a place where lots of social events occurred and art intensified. In Antique Times, in each […]

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Izmir Art & Statue Galley Museum

Izmir Government Art & Statue Gallery Museum

Izmir Government Art & Statue Gallery Museum was first opened in 1952 in Kültür Park Fair, afterward, it was relocated to Konak (Izmir City Center) In its new place it was divided into 3 sections. In the 1st Section which serves as Museum, Turkish art & statues from the Tanzimat Period to our day are […]

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Izmir Lady's Museum

Izmir Lady’s Museum

Izmir Lady’s Museum is the First Lady’s Museum in Turkey. It’s found in Basmane neighborhood in Izmir. It consists of rooms like exhibition, video art, women from past to today, studios, women in antique times in Anatolia, leader women, personal collections… In this boutique Museum, personal items of the first WOMAN writer in Turkey, first […]

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