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Izmir Ethnography Museum

The building of the museum was built in 19th century in neoclassical style. The aim of its display is to reflect the social life of İzmir and its region in 19th century.

Thus, many of our handcrafts, which face up to the danger of extinction, such as whitesmith, pottery, xylograph, felt, and rug weaving are introduced through exhibition.

Display of the 1st Floor:

1st section: guest room of 19th century, handicrafts, bath suits,

2nd section: the oven of krisopras and its examples, the first Turkish pharmacy of İzmir city (İttihat Pharmacy), felt and whitesmith are exhibited. The famous sorbet market of İzmir (Demirhindi) is also exhibited for its visitors.

3rd section: Menemen’s potter’s wheel and its products, camels and camel fightings, folk dances, swashbuckler and his clothes are introduced.

In the motrise display located in the corridor of the inner sides of the salons, purses, goods with pearl inlay, glass and handicrafts are exhibited.


Display of the 2nd Floor:

1st section: bride room of 19th century, display of the bridal gowns, sitting rooms, circumcise room and kitchen tools,

2nd section: bridal hair styles of Aegean Region, woman ornaments, coins of Ottoman Empire, handwritten books and writing equipments are exhibited.

In museum guide, the museums which are depicted, pertain to ethnographical qualities as they can be seen through the categories on the web site.
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Adıyaman Museum
Afyonkarahisar Museum
Aksaray Museum (Zinciriye Madrasah)
Museums of Alanya
Amasra Museum / Bartın
Amasya Museum
Ankara / Museum Of Anatolıan Cıvılızatıons
The Ethnography Museum of Ankara
Ankara Museum Of Foundatıon Works
Antalya Museum
Aydın Museum
Balikesir - Edremit Ayse Sıdıka Erke Ethnography Museum
Bilecik – Söğüt Ethnography Museum
Bitlis Ahlat Museum
Bolu Museum
Burdur Museum
Bursa Museum of Turkish - Islamic Works of Art / Green Madrasah
Çanakkale Museum
Çankırı Museum
Alacahöyük and Boğazköy Museums of Çorum
Çorum Museum
Denizli Atatürk and Ethnographical Museum
Düzce Konuralp Museum / Bolu
Edirne Museum Of Archeology And Ethnography
Edirne Museum of Turkish Islamic Works of Art
Gaziantep Museums
Gumushane İkizevler City Museum
Hatay (Antakya/Antioch) Museum
Isparta Museum
Isparta Yalvaç Museum
Istanbul / Dolmabahçe Palace
Istanbul / Museum Of Palace Collectıons
Istanbul / Topkapı Palace Museum
Istanbul / The Museum of Turkish and Islamic Works of Art
Istanbul / The Museum of Foundations Calligraphy Arts
Istanbul / Turkish Museum of Buildings and Works of Art
Istanbul / Foundations Carpet Museum
Istanbul / Yıldız Porcelain Factory Museum
Istanbul / Yıldız City Museum - Yıldız Palace
Izmir - Tire Museum
Izmir Ethnography Museum
Iznik Hagia Sophia Müzesi
Iznik City Museum (Nilüfer Hatun Complex)
Kayseri Museums
Konya Ereğli Museum
Konya Ethnography Museum
Konya Karatay (Encaustic Tile Works) Museum
Konya Mevlana Museum
Konya İnce Minaret (Stone and Wooden Works) Museum
Kütahya Tile Museum
Mardin Museum
Nevşehir Museum
Nevşehir Ürgüp Museum
Samsun Archaeology and Ethnography Museum:
Sanlıurfa Museum of Archaeology and Ethnography
Tokat Museum
Urgup, Fantastic Museum in Cappadocia (Private Museum)
Van Museum
Birsen Malkoç
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