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Slemani Museum

Salim St, Sulaymaniyah 46001, Iraq
+964 53 320 0609
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The Rise of History

This museum, though rather small, is filled with historical objects from the area, and from various... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Tristan T
History of the city

Sulaymaniah Museum contain many historical items collected in deferent places surround the city... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
M-Baban
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15 Feb 2017
“The Rise of History”
20 Dec 2016
“History of the city”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Salim St, Sulaymaniyah 46001, Iraq
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+964 53 320 0609
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

This museum, though rather small, is filled with historical objects from the area, and from various time periods - from Sumerian/Assyrian to yesterday. The cooperation with UNESCO has improved the presentations, and would save the objects for future generations.

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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Sulaymaniah Museum contain many historical items collected in deferent places surround the city refers to different histories of the civilization around. It is quite small but nice to see.

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

the museum is nog that big, but it gives a very good overview during time about the assyrian history of this rich region. the grave-potteries were new to me. lot's of never seen before artifacts are available. good to spent your time in this refreshing...More

1  Thank OmerV60
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The museum is filled with artifacts from various periods of history. The highlight is clearly the newly discovered tablet V of the epic of Gilgamesh.

1  Thank Rawaz_Rauf
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to visit and get knowledge about the history of this part of the earth and thousand years of civilization any one like history and old ancient must visit this museum in the Slemani

1  Thank lawk a
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Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

I loved seeing these ancient items. Almost everything posted in English though some of the translations need work (i.e. children's playings = toys). Two galleries around a glassed in courtyard filled with inscription stones pulled from a vulnerable (to ISIS) monument. Be aware of the...More

2  Thank hogan1040
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

The museum is very small and not very well organized, however I think they have very limited funding to keep it running. However the collection itself is great and they spans several civilizations. It is well worth a visit and there are some pieces that...More

2  Thank Melissa Therese C
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

This superb museum is a timeline of Mesopotamian history dating back to the Palaeolithic Age from 15,000 BC. The museum is divided into three galleries. the first hall is about craft works and daily life of Ancient Mesopotamia, the second one represents archaeological artifacts in...More

3  Thank Ruben D
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