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Afyonkarahisar Museum


Afyon Museum had served as a karma museum from 1933 to 1970 in the Madrasah of Gedik Ahmet Pasha (The Stone Madrasah), after that, in 1971 it was moved to its new building in which the Management of Museum and Archeology Museum were.

In the museum which has an outstanding collection,

13.276 pieces of archeological items
4484 pieces of ethnographic items
26.564 Coins
26 pieces of documents of record
33 pieces of handwritten books

and in total there are 44.383 items.

Apart from items left from Byzantine Age of 3 BC, there are lots of samples belonging to Old Bronze, Hittite, Phrygia, Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine Ages. Kusura pots, the testis of Bavurdu, the Çıkrık Idol, Hittite God of Statue anf Father, the wooden pieces belonging to Tatar Phrygian Tumulus, Çavdarlı Vow Statues of Roman Age, the architectural items pertaning to Middle Byzantine Art, and local coins are chronologically on display.

The tombstones belonging to Phrygian door style of Roman and Byzantine Periods, which reflect the characteristic aspects of the region, monument writings, the price lists of Bazaar, columns, contents headings and underlays, architectural pieces, sarcophaguses made of marble and terracotta, cubes, half processed antique pieces that come from İsçehisar marble quarry and large sized statue of Herakles are exhibited in open and half open areas.

As a result of the plenitude of items and variety of the samples, Archeology Museum is among the important museums of the world.

Adres: Kurtuluş Cad. Afyon Tel: (272) 215 11 91





 
In museum guide, the museums which are depicted, pertain to ethnographical qualities as they can be seen through the categories on the web site.
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Adıyaman Museum
Afyonkarahisar Museum
Aksaray Museum (Zinciriye Madrasah)
Museums of Alanya
Amasra Museum / Bartın
Amasya Museum
Ankara / Museum Of Anatolıan Cıvılızatıons
The Ethnography Museum of Ankara
Ankara Museum Of Foundatıon Works
Antalya Museum
Aydın Museum
Balikesir - Edremit Ayse Sıdıka Erke Ethnography Museum
Bilecik – Söğüt Ethnography Museum
Bitlis Ahlat Museum
Bolu Museum
Burdur Museum
Bursa Museum of Turkish - Islamic Works of Art / Green Madrasah
Çanakkale Museum
Çankırı Museum
Alacahöyük and Boğazköy Museums of Çorum
Çorum Museum
Denizli Atatürk and Ethnographical Museum
Düzce Konuralp Museum / Bolu
Edirne Museum Of Archeology And Ethnography
Edirne Museum of Turkish Islamic Works of Art
Gaziantep Museums
Gumushane İkizevler City Museum
Hatay (Antakya/Antioch) Museum
Isparta Museum
Isparta Yalvaç Museum
Istanbul / Dolmabahçe Palace
Istanbul / Museum Of Palace Collectıons
Istanbul / Topkapı Palace Museum
Istanbul / The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Works of Art
Istanbul / The Museum of Foundations Calligraphy Arts
Istanbul / Turkish Museum of Buildings and Works of Art
Istanbul / Foundations Carpet Museum
Istanbul / Yıldız Porcelain Factory Museum
Istanbul / Yıldız City Museum - Yıldız Palace
Izmir - Tire Museum
Izmir Ethnography Museum
Iznik Hagia Sophia Müzesi
Iznik City Museum (Nilüfer Hatun Complex)
Kayseri Museums
Konya Ereğli Museum
Konya Ethnography Museum
Konya Karatay (Encaustic Tile Works) Museum
Konya Mevlana Museum
Konya İnce Minaret (Stone and Wooden Works) Museum
Kütahya Tile Museum
Mardin Museum
Nevşehir Museum
Nevşehir Ürgüp Museum
Samsun Archaeology and Ethnography Museum:
Sanlıurfa Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography
Tokat Museum
Urgup, Fantastic Museum in Cappadocia (Private Museum)
Van Museum
Birsen Malkoç
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