Cave paintings dating back to 1,500 years, including one of fictional character Pinocchio similar have been found in western Turkey.
There are two Greek names (Diogenes and Tykhe) on the inscription. It is a tomb inscription dedicated to a child by a Roman and to his deceased mother. Probably this is a memorial tomb.
Archeologists have unearthed an engraved stone seal some 3,000 years old in southeastern Turkey.
Archaeological excavations in ancient city of Assos reveal popularity of fishing in ancient times
Archaeologists says; two monumental gate boosts idea that local kingdom existed in Hacılar Great Mound.
The skeleton was discovered in a residence dating back to the Late Chalcolithic era during ongoing excavations in the Archaeological Site of Arslantepe, located in the eastern Malatya province. Beads on skeleton’s arms, neck indicate child was member…
Touted as a magical, wish stone at the Hattusha great temple area in Turkey's Black Sea province of Corum, the history and origin of this green and bright rock are shrouded in mystery.
Tunceli Museum will have a library, sections on Alevi culture, archaeology and ethnography
4th century BC bathhouse has sections meant for different purposes with facility for cold, warm and hot bath
Apparently belonging to a temple of columns and marble pedestals were found at Drilling excavations in the Amasra district of Bartın. It is estimated that the temple may belong to the temple of Queen Amastris, who gave the district its name.
A replica of an ancient ship designed by a German archaeologist will be anchored in Turkey's Mediterranean coast.
Lion statue of Hellenistic period unveiled in NW Turkey. 1,500 year old stone oven of Byzantine period also unearthed during excavation works
Gendarmerie teams received a report of illegal digging by treasure hunters Derik district of Mardin province of Turkey. The treasure hunters had escaped. Gendarmes encountered with a 1500-year-old mosaic with various figures on it. The Byzantine…
The enigma of Bronze Age tin: Using methods of the natural sciences, they examined the tin from the second millennium BCE found at archaeological sites in Israel, Turkey, and Greece. These findings are of great importance for the archaeological…
Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Broad Institute researcher David Reich commented on the oldest ancient DNA Study made about the prehistory of South and Central Asia and arguesed: We can rule out a large-scale spread of farmers with Anatolian…
The armor dubbed 'Golden Man' was unearthed 50 years ago in Kazakhstan. The costume is made of thousands of separate gold pieces decorated with motifs and is viewed as one of the country's national symbols.
Cayonu Hill is a neolithic settlement in the northern Ergani district, where residents transformed their lives from nomadic to settled.. Pieces of copper beads, jewelry first discovered in Cayonu Hill in Diyarbakir, says archeology expert
Excavations continue in Turkey's southern coastal city of Mersin at the Yumuktepe Hoyuk (tumulus) that dates back to 7,000 BC, the head of the research team has told.
Zerrin Erdinc, deputy head of the excavation team, said; The location and nature of tomb that we call heroon, makes us to believe that it belongs to Azan, the founder of the city.
The 70-centimeter eagle statues with their wings closed and their heads turned slightly to the right have wild goats under their claws.
Numerous pieces of ceramic pottery from Karaz Culture and Age-old inscriptions, found in Ahlat in eastern Bitlis near Lake Van.
Nearly 2,000 fossils discovered in central Turkey. Fossils excavated in Kirsehir province belong to elephants, primates, giraffes, horses, rhinos, cats, monkeys
The interior of the 1.4 meter-tall (4.6 feet) Historical container is plastered with concrete mortar, and the exterior made of red clay to hold sustain humidity keep food fresh in the compartment.
Sumela Monastery is built on steep cliff at altitude of 1,200 meters in northeastern Turkey