Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions izmir is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to izmir a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in izmir.
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Kuleli Sokak, Izmir, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Saat Kulesi which means clock tower in Turkish is a historic clock tower is located in the iconic Konak Square of Izmir. Designed by Levantine French architect Raymond Charles Pere, this clock tower was built in 1901 to mark the 25th anniversary of Abdülhamid II's accession to the royal throne.
The clock of the clock tower was gifted by German...
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This is a peaceful hill located in the urban area of Izmir; it literally means Velvet Castle in local language. There is an ancient castle located to the top belonging to the Greek period. Enjoy the panoramic view of the city and enjoy coffee at the eatery.
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08:00 am - 08:00 pm
This is a legendary market set right in Izmir’s heart. The colours of the market, the goodies and the awesome deals are sure to enthral the shopaholics. Drop in for leather goods, clothing and jewellery. Relish the Turkish delights and great coffee in any of the delightful cafes on the Bazaar.
The bazaar also is a home to city’s largest...
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Atatürk Mah. Uğur Mumcu sevgi yolu, İzmir /selçuk, Turkey
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
This archaeological museum has an elaborate collection of about 50,000 exhibits belonging to diverse periods like Miken, Archaic, Roman, Byzantine and Turkish. The museum is divided into two sections Archaeological and ethnographic and is spread over six exhibition rooms. The most interesting items include the Myken vases found at Ayasoluk Hill, pi...
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
This ancient Agora which is an open space that was used for assemblies and markets in Greek Empire is one of the landmarks in Izmir. It was ruined in a destructive earthquake in 178 AD and was rebuilt by Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius.
The structure comprises of Corinthian Colonnades with vaulted chambers and beautiful arches give you a glimpse of w...