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Erbil Civilization Museum

It only has three display rooms.The three sections are arranged in chronological order from... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
amirhossein f
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Tehran, Iran
Interesting archeology museum - well worth an hour's visit

It was actally easy to find (on the rght hand side of the Kirkuk Road, two blocsk in, coming into... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Richard E
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

It only has three display rooms.The three sections are arranged in chronological order from Paleolithic to the end of the Abbasid Caliphate.

Thank amirhossein f
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Erbil Civilization Museum, is one of the emerging museums, although it is not comparable to the world and regional museums, but it is still an important museum of important archaeological collections of the city of Erbil and its suburbs. I advise all friends to...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

It was actally easy to find (on the rght hand side of the Kirkuk Road, two blocsk in, coming into Erbil Centre from the 60 metre road). It only has three display rooms yet it contains much fascinating material, much of it REAlly OLD -...More

1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Unfortunately , it did not attract me , may be my expectation is much more than seen , I was looking to see the history

1  Thank Maenaddassi
Reviewed 6 September 2015

A little hard to find, because the locals have no idea where Municipality Street and the TripAdvisor map puts in over in the Sarbasty Quarter near the airport. It is actually on the Kirkuk Road about two blocks north of 60 Meter Road, headed towards...More

2  Thank MarkBednarz
Reviewed 17 April 2015

If you're interested in the ancient history of Mesopotamia, you will enjoy this museum. Our family with small kids really enjoyed it!

2  Thank bigfamily0f8
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Visited October 2014 - go only if you have nothing else to do! - has interesting objects - poorly displayed

1  Thank Mildred R
Reviewed 25 April 2014

The exhibits of the museum are interestingly arranged in a chronological order starting from the paleolithic age, to the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia, and ending in the Abbasid period. A decent collection overall, although poorly exhibited. Given the lack of attractions in the city, the...More

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