Ankara Castle is located on the Altindag, district of Ankara and overlook at all over the city, the history of castle was based on Ancient Era. Actually it is not surely known when it was built. But it was thought that the great structure was established by Hittites having a military garrison around the city.
Experience Ankara from above as you dine in the revolving restaurant at the summit of the city’s tallest tower. Rising proudly above the Ankara skyline, the Atakule Tower is an icon. The skyscraper, at a height of 410 feet (125 meters), stands on a hill as an ever-present guardian of the city.
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (pronounced [mustaˈfa ceˈmal aˈtaˌtyɾc]; 19 May 1881 (conventional) – 10 November 1938) was a Turkish army officer, revolutionary, and founder of the Republic of Turkey, serving as its first President from 1923 until his death in 1938.
Atatürk Forest Farm and Zoo (Turkish: Atatürk Orman Çiftliği ve Hayvanat Bahçesi, in short AOÇ) is an expansive recreational farming area, which houses a zoo, several small agricultural farms, greenhouses, restaurants, a dairy farm and a brewery in Ankara, Turkey.
Göksu Park is a public park in Ankara, Turkey. Göksu Park is in Eryaman, a neighbourhood in the district of Etimesgut in Ankara. The park area is 50.8 ha (126 acres). It was an unneglected lake until 2003. In 2003, the lake was taken care of by the Municipality of Ankara and Municipality of Etimesgut and the park was opened that same year.
The Kocatepe Mosque or (Kocatepe Masjid) (Turkish: Kocatepe Camii) is the largest masjid in Ankara, the capital of Turkey. It was built between 1967 and 1987 in the Kocatepe quarter in Kızılay, and its size and prominent situation have made it a landmark that can be seen from almost anywhere in central Ankara.
The Korean War Veterans Monument in Ankara, Turkey. The memorial in Ankara - called “The Garden of Korea” (Kore Bahcesi in Turkish) - occupies about two acres in the center of the city. The monument in this “Garden” is a four-story edifice of yellowish stone, a gift of the Korean Government to the people of the Turkish Republic.
Lake Mogan has always been one of the picnic areas of Ankara. Along the shore there are many restaurants as well as camping and fishing points where the main game fish is crab. In 2001 the Metropolitan municipality of Ankara has established a recreation area named Mogan Park at the west shore of the lake.
The House of Mehmet Akif Ersoy in the Central Campus of the Hacettepe University was once used as the Tacettin Dervish Convent. the Selamlık part of ("Selamlık" is a part of a house only men can enter) the building was assigned to M. Akif Ersoy, deputy of the 1st T.G.N.A. (Turkish¬ Grand National Assembly) during the Indepence War and the poet had wrote most of his poems and the text ofthe Turkish National March in this place.
METU main campus in Ankara, used by the university since 1963, is the first university campus of Turkey. It is situated about 20 km west of central Ankara and encompasses an area of 11,100 acres (4,500 ha), of which 7,500 acres (3,000 ha) constitute the METU Forest.
DIRECTIONS TO Museum of Anatolian Civilizations. The Museum of Anatolian Civilizations is located in central Ankara. The nearest Metro stop is Ulus while the nearest train station is Sıhhiye. By Air: Ankara International Airport is about 20 miles from the city. Airport buses run to the city centre.
Gençlik Parkı, “Youth Park” is in Ulus District, Ankara which was once the most lively place in Angora. Nowadays, it’s only for locals and tourists. Gençlik Parkı is a good example of the projects for building a capital city from the scratch. The park’s construction started in 1936 ...
The works of 15 of our great artists, including such painters of military origin as Şeker Ahmet Paşa and Halil Paşa, who contributed new approaches to art with analytical solutions and expressionistic interpretations, are represented by 150 works of art selected from the collections of the Presidential Atatürk Museum Pavilion, the Ankara ...
The State Art and Sculpture Museum (Turkish: Resim ve Heykel Müzesi) is a museum dedicated to fine arts and sculpture in Ankara, Turkey. It was designed in 1927 by architect Arif Hikmet Koyunoğlu and built between 1927 and 1930 as the Türkocağı Building, upon the direction of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder and first President of Turkey.
The Ulucanlar Prison Museum (Turkish: Ulucanlar Cezaevi Müzesi) is a former state prison in Ankara, Turkey that was converted into a prison museum following restoration by Altındağ Municipality. The museum was opened in 2011. It is the first museum of its kind in Turkey.
Ziraat Bank Museum is located in the Honor Hall of our General Directorate Building in Ulus district of Ankara. Our Museum, where we exhibit our long history as a bank that witnessed almost every stage of the Republic, is proud of being the first Banking Museum of its kind opened in Turkey.