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Ataturk Mausoleum
Ataturk Mausoleum

Ataturk Mausoleum

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Sights and Museums, Monument
Ranked #1 in Ankara things to do
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Mebusevleri Mh., 06570 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey
+90 0312 231 7975
http://www.anitkabir.org/
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This fine memorial complex built in 1944 commemorates the Turkish founder, Ataturk. Known locally as the Anitkabir, the Ataturk Mausoleum is a stark yet grand and imposing attraction, located atop a ... Read more
series of steps and featuring a huge mosaic courtyard, together with an exceptionally beautiful gold leaf clad interior. The Changing of the Guard ceremony is well worth a look, as is the recent War of Independence Museum, which encircles the courtyard at its lower level.

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Atatürk Mausoleum or, Anıtkabir, is one of the "must do" attractions in Ankara. It honors Atatürk, who was the first president of Turkey and who modernized the country in the 1920s. You can view his sarcophagus in the large main building, then peruse the museum which houses his library, medals, and personal belongings. There are also galleries that recreate the battles in which he fought for the independence of Turkey. There is a changing of the guard every hour and the admission is free. Check out the 12 lion statues on your way in or out on the "road of lions."

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Çayyolu, Ankara, Turkey

This is Atatürk’s monument and the view is perfect you should visit there and take some pictures

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I love ataturk mausoleum because of the history and the props that were in the mausoleum but it would be a bit boring for your little ones unless their interests are history and artsy here is a photo

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must

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Historia, arquitectura. No te lo puedes perder

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herkezin hayatinda 1 kerde olsa gelip gormesi gereken biyer.

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Huseyin yrtsi yildizi neden kismiş anlamadim.

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ölümsüz liderimiz in uyudugu yer

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Aliases: Anitkabir

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