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Mosaic Museums in Turkey

Discover Turkey, home of mosaic museums


Turkey's Mosaic Museums

If you believe that the valuable things come in small parcels then be sure to visit the mosaic museums in Turkey. Also two of these mosaic museums are still the world's largest mosaic museums.

World Famous Mosaic Museums

Turkey has some of the world's most important mosaic museums in the world. These modern mosaic museums showcase superb mosaics unearthed, which are famous with theirs building complex and great collection.

The world's largest mosaic museums in the Southeastern region of Turkey are fast becoming one of the major cultural attractions. The other 2 valuable mosaic museums are in Istanbul.

You can see the best examples of the historical mosaics and watch the animations. Top 3 biggest mosaic museums in Turkey;

  • Zeugma Mosaic Museum, Gaziantep
  • Antakya Mosaic Museum, Hatay
  • Haleplibahce Mosaic Museum, Sanliurfa

Turkish Mosaic Museums

Zeugma Mosaic Museum: Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum is world's one of the most important museums in terms of both its building complex and its collection. See one of the great mosaic collections of the world.

Hatay Mosaic Museum: Hatay Mosaic Museum houses one of the largest mosaic collections in the world. The symbols of the richness and magnificence days in Antakya and unique mosaics are being displayed here.

Haleplibahce Mosaic Museum: Sanliurfa Haleplibahce Mosaic Museum is completed in 2015, offers visitors a chance to get closer to history. The world's most valuable mosaics are being exhibited here.

Great Palace Mosaic Museum: Mosaics exhibited in the Great Palace Mosaic Museum which have been dated to AD 450-550 are magnificent in terms of both art and wealth of portrayal scenes.

Chora Mosaic Museum: The mosaics and frescoes at the Chora Mosaic Museum are the best examples of the 14th century, last era of the Byzantine painting art.

Misis Mosaic Museum: Adana Misis Mosaic Museum exhibits the most notable mosaics which are on the floor of a 4th century temple in the ancient city of Misis.

Mosaic Museums in Turkey

Zeugma Mosaic Museum, Gaziantep