Bodrum is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Bodrum one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Bodrum is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Bodrum or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Bodrum. Explore the historical monuments of Bodrum with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Bodrum guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Bodrum page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Bodrum landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Bodrum.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Bodrum | Added 10077 times in trip plans
Çarşı Mh., 48400 Bodrum, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Built in early 15th century by the knights of St. John, this castle is has a spectacular view and is a home to the Museum Of Underwater Archaeology. The huge castle has many attractions within itself and every facade of the castle has an interesting history behind it.
Constructed by the knights of Johns at the time of the Mongol invasion, the castl...
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08:00 am - 05:00 pm
The only standing structure from the Seven Wonders of Antiquity, this 1500 year old epitome of architecture was originally a tomb. Built for Mausolus- a prominent ruler of the Persian Empire and Artemisia II Caria who was both his wife and sister by Greek architects Satyros and Pythius of Priene- Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (the former name of Bodru...
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08:30 am - 04:30 pm
Accredited to the reign of King Mausolus, the Bodrum amphitheatre was completed in the Roman era. One of the best preserved structure of the ancient Halikarnasas, its construction began around 4th century BC. It was later enlarged in 2nd century AD by the Romans.
It has three main parts- the stage, the orchestra and the audience seating area. It ha...
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Turgutreis Caddesi, Bodrum, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The only surviving gate of the city walls built by King Mausolus, Myndos gate was recently restored. The city walls that were 7 kilometres in length were a 4th century construction and served as a shield to the citadel from the outer world.
Myndos gate is a twin-towered gate. In front of the gate, are the remains of a moat in which many of Alexande...