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Wooden pieces from the Neolithic period were unearthed during Istanbul metro works

November 15, 2023

November 15, 2023

In the area where construction works for the Beşiktaş station of the Istanbul metro are underway, Neolithic wooden artifacts have...

1,600-year-old woman’s sandal and comb found in the wreckage of the Theodosius Harbor

November 7, 2023

November 7, 2023

The 1,600-year-old sandal and comb unearthed during excavations at Theodosius Harbor (Portus Theodosiacus), the second largest port built on the...

A 14,500-year-old offering pit found in the Gedikkaya Cave

October 13, 2023

October 13, 2023

In the rescue excavation conducted in Gedikkaya Cave in the İnhisar district of Bilecik, a 14,500-year-old offering pit was discovered....

The drought in Lake Iznik revealed the submerged basilica

September 25, 2023

September 25, 2023

The drought in Turkey led to the water levels of Lake Iznik receding. With the receding water, the basilica considered...

8,000-year-old cave paintings found in Türkiye’s İnkaya Cave

September 10, 2023

September 10, 2023

A number of cave paintings dating back some 8,000 years have been found in İnkaya cave in the Marmara province...

Archaeologists uncovered the largest Roman griffin weight in Assos

August 31, 2023

August 31, 2023

At the ancient city of Assos, founded in the 6th century BC on the coast of the Aegean Sea within...

The 2,000-year-old golden crown of the Governor of Rome is on display at the İznik Museum

August 27, 2023

August 27, 2023

The 2,000-year-old golden crown of a Roman governor, which was unearthed during archaeological excavations in the historical city of Iznik,...

1700-year-old shipwreck discovered in the Sea of Marmara

August 26, 2023

August 26, 2023

A 1700-year-old shipwreck was discovered in the Sea of Marmara, located in the northwest of Turkey. The discovery was made...

Traces of humans dating back 86,000 years have been found in the İnkaya Cave in Çanakkale

August 21, 2023

August 21, 2023

During excavations in the İnkaya Cave located within the boundaries of Bahadırlı village, which is part of the Çan district...

The Karadeniz Medrese cistern, which supplied water to Istanbul during the Byzantine period, is being unearthed

August 20, 2023

August 20, 2023

One of the many cisterns, similar to the Basilica Cistern, that fulfilled Istanbul’s water needs during the Byzantine period, the...