A decent museum, however had it not been included with the price of the Archaeology museum next door, I doubt we'd have gone in. The museum has dioramas set up of various time periods in the Izmir area - really not my style - but...更多
The museum is small. There is no guide to help you. When buying a ticket, you just receive a flyer and that's it. I was there is a rainny day and all around the main room were buckets, because it was raining inside the museum.
Both the ethnographic and archaeology museums are typical Turkish state-run institutions: drab, un-engaging and underfunded. If the Culture Ministry had used the money it spent tarting up the entrance plaza on the exhibits themselves, the museums would be fractionally better.
The archaeology museum is a...更多