News > EVERYBODY MUST SEE BERGAMA ONCE IN A LIFETIME
- 06 Nisan 2015 Pazartesi+-Yazdır
İzmir Governorship(PPR) Mustafa TOPRAK, Governor of İzmir, visited Ulucami, Arasta market, Akropol, Asklepion and lastly Bergama Museum after the meeting with district governors in Bergama district.
After his visit to Bergama Museum, Mr. Toprak stated Bergama is a historic district and they do their best to turn Bergama to its old magnificent days as soon as possible.
Governor Toprak expressed that Bergama is a city bearing many traces of human history and continued his speech as “Beyond doubt, there is significant work carrying out in Bergama. After Bergama ws registered in the cultural heritage list last year, there have been crucial developments.
This is a matter of publicity, a matter of expression, a matter of raising awareness. Our friends contribute to the introduction and promotion of values of Bergama at various platforms as well as our beauties, gains and values in other domains.”
Governor Toprak expressed, “I would like to take this opportunity to invite our citizens, both living in İzmir, in Turkey and from all over the world, to come and see, visit, feel and touch the significant artifacts of ancient nations, civilizations.
The place where this artifact known both as Temple of Zeus or Altar of Zeus is situated Asklepion the center of treatment and remedy of ancient times, the Basilica, which is one of the first 7 original churches of around the world situated at Kızılavlu are all must-sees.
Besides, I recommend everyone to enjoy shopping at Arasta, feel the beauty of people there, see for themselves the example of mosques, fountains, ablution fountains, Turkish baths and covered bazaars.”