July 18, 2024 The sun rises from Anatolia

Excavations have started at the Kültepe ruins where the oldest written documents in Anatolia were found

June 10, 2024

June 10, 2024

The 76th year of excavations at Kültepe, an important karum in Anatolia during the Assyrian trade colonies, has begun. Kültepe...

The 4000-year-old clay tablets discovered in Kültepe excavations will be exhibited in the rock-carved Kültepe Museum

June 4, 2024

June 4, 2024

The construction of the rock-carved Kültepe Museum, where clay tablets unearthed during archaeological excavations in the Kültepe/Kanesh karum, founded by...

The first company in Anatolia was founded 4000 years ago in Kültepe with 15 kilos of gold

May 26, 2024

May 26, 2024

A 4000-year-old tablet found in Kültepe, one of the most important karums of the Assyrian trade colonies, shows that the...

Treasure hunters destroyed the Kubbeli church built in the 14th century

April 17, 2024

April 17, 2024

The rock-carved Kubbeli church built in the 14th century in Soğanlı Valley, known as the entrance gate of Cappadocia, was...

The 2000 year old Anisa Plate shows that Greek was spoken in Anatolia at that time

April 12, 2024

April 12, 2024

The Anisa Plate with a 2000-year-old parliamentary resolution found in Kültepe, the most important karum of the Assyrian trade colonies,...

The frescoes of the thousand-year-old Beşaret Church are in danger of disappearing

March 25, 2024

March 25, 2024

The thousand-year-old rock-carved Beşaret church in the Koramaz valley, which is on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List, is in...

1000-year-old churches carved into rock in Erdemli Valley opened to visitors

March 19, 2024

March 19, 2024

Erdemli Valley with 1000-year-old rock churches and structures in Yeşilhisar district of Kayseri was opened to visitors. The canyon in...

Hittite Period İmamkulu rock relief

November 20, 2023

November 20, 2023

İmamkulu Relief is one of the most beautiful examples of Hittite period (probably 13th century) art. İmamkulu relief is located...

The hazelnuts eaten by the Assyrians 4000 years ago did not come from Europe

November 9, 2023

November 9, 2023

The acquaintance of Anatolia with writing occurred through the Assyrians who established the trading colony of Kültepe/Kanish. The Assyrian traders,...

The new discoveries at Kültepe Kanesh Karum, which was the accommodation place for Assyrian traders

October 3, 2023

October 3, 2023

New discoveries shedding light on the Bronze Age period have been made in ongoing excavations at Kültepe Kanesh Karum, which...