What we can do in Izmir?

What we can do in izmir city? We explain to you

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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Smyrna-Tepekule-Bayraklı

Smyrna (Tepekule-Bayrakli)

Old Izmir City (Smyrna) was built on a small island that was northeast of the bay. In the following years, the alluvion drifting with rain, coming from Sipylos Mountain created Today’s Bornova and that small island became a hill. Today, on this hill there is the vineyard which belong to Tekel Vine & Beer Company. […]

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Cesme from izmir

Known as prince throughout the Roman amount, Çeşme was the port of Erythrai, one in every of the twelve Ionian cities situated on the Aegean Coast. nowadays Ildırı (Erythrai) continues to play a vital role in archeology and business whereas throughout the seventh and eighth centuries B.C. it had been a major stockholder in political […]

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izmir history

The neighborhoods of İzmir

The neighborhoods of İzmir There isn’t enough info concerning the neighborhoods that were shaped when religious/ethnic segmentation: The neighborhood inhabited  by the French and Greek be the boundary and includes several outlets, warehouses, and cafes. The Armenian neighborhood is up ahead. The Turkish quarter covers the complete higher region of town and therefore the western […]

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Other Synagogues in Kemeralti-Konak

These are some of the synagogues in Kemeralti-Konak Bahçeli Synagogue (Jewish Community House) Beit Hillel Synagogue Bikur Holim Synagogue Etz Hayim Synagogue Hevra (Talmud Tora) Foresters Synagogue Portuguese Synagogue

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Salom (Aydinlilar) Synagogue

Shalom (Aydinlilar) Synagogue

Oldest Synagogue in Izmir(Shalom synagogue) Shalom Synagogue It took its name from the Jewish who had come from Aydin to Izmir. It’s one of the oldest Synagogues in Izmir although the certain time for its construction is unknown. Something odd happened during the ”Big Fire of Smyrna”, although all the city was burning, the fire […]

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