Famous Museums in Konya

The museums in Konya 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 Konya 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 Konya. 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 Konya.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Konya.

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

  1. Mevlana Museum

    4.7 (588 Votes)
    Mevlana Museum

    Museum, History Museum, Outdoors, Landmark

    A beautiful museum dedicated to Jalal-ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a well known Persian Sufi mystic, a poet and philosopher well known as Mevlana Rumi. Also known as the Green mausoleum or Green dome, it was originally a lodge of the Mevlevi Whirling Dervishes, a mystical Sufi Muslim group. It also is the tomb and shrine of Mevlana Rumi who passed away in the early 13th century. Mevlana's successor Hu...Read more
  2. Konya Archaeological Museum

    4.3 (273 Votes)
    Konya Archaeological Museum

    Museum, Archaeological Site , Specialty Museum

    This petite museum displays the collection of artefacts from Roman, Byzantine and Seljuk influence on Konya. It is also has an assorted finds from the Neolithic tumulus at Çatal Höyük. The collection is rich in sarcophagi and has some rare burial treasures. Set in a simple Turkish complex, this museum is worth visiting for history enthusiasts.
  3. Ince Minaret Medrese

    4.5 (470 Votes)
    Ince Minaret Medrese

    Museum, Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    This landmark structure was built in late 13th century by Anatolian Seljuk Sultanate vizier Sahib Ata Fahreddin Ali who later also founded the Anatolian beylik ofSahib Ata. The minaret was originally taller and slender than the structure that stands today. The minaret is made up of ornamented stone facade which includes intricate designs of scripts and geometric patterns along with ribbon-shape...Read more
  4. Karatay Medresesi Museum

    4.5 (575 Votes)
    Karatay Medresesi Museum

    Museum, Outdoors, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    This museum was constructed during the reign of Sultan Keykavus II in the early 13th century by his Grand Vizier. This cermaic museum displays a remarkable collection of faience which is an art of fine tin-glazed pottery.  Most of the collection is comprised from the rare findings at Kubadabad Palace which was a royal summer residence on Lake BeyÅŸehir shore, a few miles away fr...Read more