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Underground city found in Turkey

An underground city consisting of 52 chambers has been found in central Turkey. He noted that they discovered a church and different structures on the surface of the mountain around the underground city. Özsoy highlighted that the underground city could be the first of its kind in Turkey to have more

Roman sarcophagi found in Turkey

Three Roman-era sarcophagi have been found in Turkey. The sarcophogi were reportedly found at the construction site of the municipal water and sewarage administration building near the coast in Kocaeli's ?zmit district, which was referred to as Nicomedia and served as the eastern capital of the Roman Empire in the Third

Goddess sculpture found in Turkish shipwreck

A 2,700-year-old terracotta sculpture of a goddess has been found in a shipwreck off the coast of Turkey. A ceramic sculpture, which is said to be the biggest one in the history of Turkish underwater history, has been discovered off the coast of the Bozburun neighborhood in the western province of

Roman-era tombs found in Turkey

Three Roman-era tombs have been found at a construction site in western Anatolia. Ancient tombs from the Roman era have been unearthed at a jobsite in the western province of Kütahya’s Gaybiefendi neighborhood, prompting a halt to construction. Three tombs have been found, according to Kütahya Museum Director Metin Türktüzün. “Preliminary examinations

Ancient kitchens uncovered in western Turkey

Archaeologists excavating the 2,600-year-old city of Dascylium in Turkey have uncovered two ancient kitchens. Turkish archeologists in Dascylium ancient city in Turkey's western province of Bal?kesir have discovered a 2,600 year-old kitchen which belonged to the ancient Kingdom of Lydia in Anatolia. During the excavations, kitchenware including containers, mortars (made up of

2,000-year-old mosaic floors found in Turkey

Five mosaic floors which date back more than 2,000 years have been found in necropolis in southeastern Turkey. Five floor mosaics believed to date back 2,000 years have been unearthed during excavations in the southeastern province of ?anl?urfa. According to a written statement released by ?anl?urfa Metropolitan Municipality, some rock tombs were

Byzantine-era Inn discovered in Turkey

A Byzantine-era inn complex has been found in the ancient city of Assos in Turkey. “In these excavations, we unearthed the ruins of a complex that could be considered an inn complex. The existence of this complex is mentioned in ancient sources but it has never been unearthed. The inn, where

2,200-year-old rental agreement found in Turkey

A 2,200-year-old inscription, a detailed rental agreement, has been found near the temple of Dionysus in the ancient city of Teos in Turkey. “Among the inscriptions, one is particularly interesting, with quite rich content. An agreement was made on a 1.5-meter-long stela. It has lines. It is a detailed agreement. According