Top Historical Places in Gaziantep, Turkey

Gaziantep 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 Gaziantep one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Gaziantep 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 Gaziantep 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 Gaziantep. Explore the historical monuments of Gaziantep with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Gaziantep guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Gaziantep page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Gaziantep with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum

    # 1 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 375 times in trip plans
    Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, History Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Sehitkamil Caddesi, Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Built in the year 2011, this is the biggest mosaic museum in the world. The mosaics are from Zeugma, an ancient city in the Gaziantep province. They started being discovered when the authorities start...Read more

  2. Gaziantep Castle

    # 2 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 351 times in trip plans
    Gaziantep Castle

    Tags: Church, Mosque, River, Observatory

    Address: City Center, Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Sitting right in the middle of the city is the mysterious yet intimidating castle of Gaziantep. What was supposed to be just an observation tower in the Roman period eventually became a humongous stru...Read more

  3. Emine Gogus Culinary Museum

    # 3 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 168 times in trip plans
    Emine Gogus Culinary Museum

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Food And Drinks, Specialty Museum

    Address: KaragozMah. HasirciSok. Sahinbey,Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Turkey is a place with a very rich history. Not only the people, but the food has also evolved here. The Emine Gogus Culinary Museum spans the history of the various recipes and food habits of people ...Read more

  4. Rumkale

    # 4 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 83 times in trip plans

    Tags: Church, Mosque, Cave, River

    Address: Merkez Kasaba Village | Yavuzeli, Gaziantep,Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    RumKale is a fortress on the river Euphrates. It means- Roman Castle. In its past it has been a home to Armenian and Byzentine warlords. It has also housed the supreme head of the Armenian Church. Thi...Read more

  5. Kurtulus Cami Mosque

    # 5 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 185 times in trip plans
    Kurtulus Cami Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Garden, Historical Site

    Address: TepebasI Mahallesi, Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a famous religious site in Gaziantep and one of the most sacred in the whole of Turkey. It was built in the year 1892 and did go through a lot of problems due to the turbulent history of the c...Read more

  6. Dulukbaba Tabiat Parki

    # 6 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 209 times in trip plans
    Dulukbaba Tabiat Parki

    Tags: National Park, Historical Site, Cafe, Fountain

    Address: Binevler District 136 University Avenue, B Şahinbey, Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is the biggest man-made national park in Turkey. Situated on the outskirts of Gaziantep, in a place called Duluk, this recreation centre has it all that you need to do on your holidays. Especiall...Read more

  7. Pisirici Kastelive Mescidi

    # 7 of 7 Historical Places in Gaziantep | Added 280 times in trip plans
    Pisirici Kastelive Mescidi

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Sehitler Caddesi Pisirici Sokak No 2, Gaziantep, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A magnificent underwater structure, this place is quite a curious site. Gaziantep has not been very lucky with water supply since a long time. These structures were built to store and supply water to ...Read more

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