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Excavation season begins in the ancient ghost city of Ani Ruins

June 12, 2024

June 12, 2024

A new season of excavations has begun in the ancient ghost town of Ani Ruins, located on the banks of...

Visitors will be able to visit the hole made by the meteorite that fell on Mount Ararat 1 million years ago

June 8, 2024

June 8, 2024

Work is underway to open the meteorite pit, which was formed when a meteorite hit Mount Pain, Türkiye’s largest mountain,...

Turkey’s highest waterfall ‘Tortum’

May 11, 2024

May 11, 2024

The natural wonder Tortum Waterfall, which is the highest waterfall in Turkey, is located in Uzundere district of Erzurum province....

Two open-air temple thought to belong to the Urartians discovered in Tunceli

March 26, 2024

March 26, 2024

Archaeologists have discovered two separate open-air temple, one in the easternmost and the other in the westernmost part of Tunceli...

The Devil’s Castle in Ardahan, which is estimated to have been built by the Urartians, will be restored

March 12, 2024

March 12, 2024

The Devil’s Castle (Şeytan Kalesi in Turkish), located in Ardahan in eastern Turkey, will be restored by the Ministry of...

During the excavations at Zernaki Hill, mud brick fragments containing the map of the ancient city were found

December 15, 2023

December 15, 2023

In the gridded layout remnants of an ancient city covering approximately 270 hectares in Erciş district of Van, mudbrick pieces...

The 2800-year-old Hittite goddess figurine found in the Valley of Levent

November 13, 2023

November 13, 2023

A Hittite goddess figurine from the eighth century can be found in the Levent Valley, which was created by a...

A 2800-year-old Urartian temple and two cuneiform inscriptions were found in Van

October 25, 2023

October 25, 2023

In the ongoing rescue excavations at Körzüt Castle located in the Muradiye district of Van, a 2800-year-old Urartian temple was...

Traces of the 5000-year-old Karaz culture have been found in Bitlis

October 12, 2023

October 12, 2023

Traces of the 5000-year-old Karaz Culture were discovered during the excavations carried out in the İç Kale in Ahlat district...

Archaeologists have discovered a horse skeleton with a bronze curb bit in its jaw at the Çavuştepe excavations

September 27, 2023

September 27, 2023

A horse skeleton with a bronze curb bit (a metal piece inserted into its mouth to guide the mount) was...