Articles related to archaeology of turkey
Turkey Archaeology - Archaeology of Turkey - About Archaeology
Turkish Culture History and Archaeology - Culture history, archaeological sites, and other information related to the past of Turkey.
Turkish Archaeological Sites - Archaeological Sites in Turkey
What you need to know about the archaeological resources in modern day Turkey, including the most important archaeological sites.
Hisarlik (Turkey) - About Archaeology
Hisarlik is the modern name for the ancient site of Troy, located in what is now Turkey. First occupied during the Early Bronze Age, 3000 BC, but certainly most ...
Gordion - Phrygian capital in Turkey - About Archaeology
The archaeological site of Gordion is located in central Turkey, about 100 kilometers west of the modern town of Ankara, said to be the home of the Phrygian ...
Turkeys - History of the Domestication of Turkeys - About Archaeology
Meleagris gallapavo ) was definitely domesticated in the New World, but its specific origins are somewhat problematic. Archaeological specimens of wild turkey ...
Pergamum - About Archaeology
The Greek and Roman occupations at the Turkish city of Bergama, called Pergamum, have left numerous beautiful ruins to visit and remember.
Heinrich Schliemann and the Discovery of Troy - About Archaeology
Heinrich Schliemann, that quintessential archaeologist of the 19th century, claimed to ... on his own he found the original site of Troy, at Hisarlik, a tell in Turkey.
Ephesus - Archaeological Ruins of Ephesus - About Archaeology
The archaeological ruins of the Ionian city of Ephesus are located in western Turkey at the mouth of the Cayster River as it enters the Aegean Sea.
Boghazkoy - What is Boghazkoy - About Archaeology
Boghazkoy is the site of a major Hittite capital called Hattusas, in what is now Turkey, some 100 kilometers from the Black Sea and 150 miles from Ankara.
Hacinebi Tepe (Turkey) - About Archaeology
The archaeological site of Hacinebi Tepe is located in southeastern Turkey, on the bluffs overlooking the east bank of the Euphrates River.