The Eastern Garage Necropolis Area Project, which was completed with the ascension of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Muhittin Insect, will be a museum. The museum, which will make a significant contribution to Antalya's culture and tourism, will become an important center of attraction.
The unfinished East Garage Necropolis Area Project was completed quickly with the appointment of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Muhittin Insect. During the excavations carried out under the supervision of the Antalya Museum Directorate and with the support of the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, 866 tombs built into the bedrock were unearthed. In the project carried out on an area of 9 thousand 136 square meters, the roof of the necropolis area was covered with steel construction. The roof was insulated and insulated to protect the archaeological finds in the area from rain and sun rays. Walking paths that will allow you to see the historical burial sites closely have been completed.
SCIENCE COMMITTEE APPROVED
The scientific committee formed under the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality also gave a report on the museum, honor and arrangement of the Eastern Garage Necropolis Area. The museum will open the doors of the necropolis area to its visitors with the approval of the project regarding its appropriation and arrangement. Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Muhittin Insect also shared the East Garage Necropolis Area Project with the Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, who he visited in Ankara last week.
A VERY RICH MUSEUM
İsmail Oskay, Head of the City History and Publicity Department of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, announced that the excavations have been completed in the area that will form the infrastructure of the museum. Oskay said, “Our scientific committee has decided to make the arrangement of the museum and the honor of this place. East Garage Necropolis Area will be one of the most important museums in the world, especially about belief in the afterlife. It is a very rich museum in terms of content. It will make a very important contribution to Antalya's culture and tourism. It will become a major attraction. It is a project that will raise awareness for Antalya. With the support of our Ministry of Culture and Tourism, our work will be completed as soon as possible.”