Famous Museums in Diyarbakir

The museums in Diyarbakir give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Diyarbakir with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Diyarbakir. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Diyarbakir.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Diyarbakir.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Diyarbakir:

  1. Cahit Sitki Taranci House Cultural Museum

    Museum, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    The two-storey building, now turned into a museum was home to the elite poet Cahit Sitki Taranci. This Cultural Museum was built in 1810 over a side-street close to the Ulu Camii. Some locals suggest that the foundation of the building was laid in 1733. The black basal stone building is a reflection of Diyarbakir’s exquisite civic architecture. Cahit Sitki Taranci House Cultural Museum wa...Read more
  2. Se'man Kosku

    Museum, Historical Site, Memorial, War Memorial

    One of the most spacious and airy buildings in Diyarbakir is the Se'man Kosku. Built in 15th century to house the tired pilgrims and soldiers, the site is a popular lodge with kiosks, refreshment centres and a full-fledged cafeteria. Se'man Kosku was built during the reign of Aq Qoyunlu Dynasty bearing a striking resemblance to all monuments built by them. Lined by tall trees and a fountain, th...Read more