Edirne 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 Edirne one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Edirne 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 Edirne 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 Edirne. Explore the historical monuments of Edirne with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Edirne guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Edirne page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Edirne landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Edirne.
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1 Yore Dergisi Sayi: 12, Turkey
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
This museum is sister to the Museum of Islamic Arts close to Selimiye Mosque and is located right next to it. It’s highlights are:
Thracian funerary steles featuring horsemen.
Textiles and carpets (Socks, gloves, various embroidered napkins, waistbands and towels).
Clothes (shirts, jackets, dresses and Turkish trousers).
Calligraphy and jewe...
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Sukrupasa Mahallesi, Bucuktepe – Edirne
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
This monument was opened in 2000, and lies on the highest hill in the city, close to the city cemetery. Rustu Pasha was the commander of Edirne’s defending forces during the Balkan war. The museum isn’t that big, but manages to a surprising number of war-artefacts in its four galleries. There is extensive documentation and also figurine...
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Uc Serefeli, Edirne
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
There are two reasons this tower could have been named such. One, that it looks over the general direction where Macedonia used to be. Two, Macedonia used to once extend all the way to Edirne. The tower is one of the four great ramparts of a castle built in Edirne during Roman times. Today, you can get into the tower, but you can’t climb to t...