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Museum guide
Çankırı Museum

The very first archeology and ethnography museum of Çankırı entered into service with 116 works of art collected from the region in 1972.

Today, there are 18.922 pieces of Works of art belonging to various periods.

2.165 pieces of them are archeological, 1.217 pieces of them are ethnographical and 15.540 are coins.

In the display salon of the museum, archeological and ethnographical works of art are on display together.

In the section of archeology, the works of art pertaining to Late Bronze, Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantinen periods are exhibited.

Among the works of art that are exhibited, there are pots of terra-cotta, bone, glass, bead tools, ornaments, bottles of parfume and tears, medical instruments, disks, oil lamps, needle, stones of ring and various pieces of sculptures can be found.

In the salon of glass works, there are various glass works of art belonging to Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantinen Eras.

In the section of ethnography, various wovens belonging to Çankırı and its region, handiworks, samples of calligraphy, swages, clothes, weapons, ornaments and various works of art that were used in everyday life and creations that reflect different samples of art are exhibited.

Apart from that, fossil foundlings that belong to the ancestors of elephant, rhino, sheep, goat, pig, camelopard, deer and primates dating back to 8 million years which were found through the excavations made in Çorakyerler region, are also exhibited.

In the outside of the building, there are several lion sculptures, grave steles, milstones, architectural pieces, tablets, Otoman grave stones and cubes of cereals are also located.

Tel :
(0376) 213 02 04   fax: : (0376) 212 25 63 
The museum is open everyday except Mondays from 09.00 am to 17.00 pm.

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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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
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Alacahöyük and Boğazköy Museums of Çorum
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Denizli Atatürk and Ethnographical Museum
Düzce Konuralp Museum / Bolu
Edirne Museum Of Archeology And Ethnography
Edirne Museum of Turkish Islamic Works of Art
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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
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Izmir Ethnography Museum
Iznik Hagia Sophia Müzesi
Iznik City Museum (Nilüfer Hatun Complex)
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Konya Karatay (Encaustic Tile Works) Museum
Konya Mevlana Museum
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