Çanakkale Museum is 3 km (1 mile) far to Çanakkale centurum. Founded 1936 in an old church and the building was later reconstructed in 1960. The museum later moved to the new building on Ataturk Caddesi in 1984. In the garden of the museum there are reliefs , headstones and tablets. In the museum , several archaeological works which where excavated from Troya , Bozcaada , Gokceada ,Assos , Alexandreia Troas , Gulpınar , Dardanos , Yenice , Can and Gumuscay are being exhibited.

The collections on display are rich in terms of coins and glassware. The sarcophagi of a girl is an important piece that depicts Greeks returning home and sacrificing the their captive , a young girl nemed Polyksena. Anther masterpiece on display is the small statuette of Aphrodite that was made of baked clay and found at the Dardanos tumulus.

Open daily between 09:00-17:00

Address: Atatürk Caddesi – Çanakkale
Tel: +90.286.217 32 52
Admission: 5 TL

*Ticket booths are closing 30 minutes or an hour before the museum closing time*

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