DENIZLI CITY MUSEUM CONSTRUCTION BEGAN
Giving the good news of starting the construction of Denizli City Museum, dreamed for many years by Denizli, Mayor Zolan said, ''We promised, we do. ''Mayor Zolan said that the museum would greatly contribute to Denizli's tourism and play a major role in transferring the historical values of the city to future generations.
Denizli's museum dream turns into reality.
After signing the city museum construction protocol, dreamed by Denizli for many years, on December 21, 2021, the company that won the tender started the Denizli City Museum project. The project, built within the scope of the cooperation between the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums, Denizli Governorship and Denizli Metropolitan Municipality, will have a construction period of 450 days and cost approximately 27 million TL. After taking the environmental security measures, the works began on the old Industrial Vocational High School, known as stone buildings of the Denizli City Museum. The work at the Denizli City Museum, which will emerge with the restoration of the old Industrial Vocational High School, started with roof systems that lost their feature and function against time.
''May it be auspicious''
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Osman Zolan said that the city museum, dreamed for many years, will greatly contribute to Denizli tourism. Stating that the city museum will play a major role in transferring historical values to future generations, Mayor Zolan said, ''Denizli has many natural, historical and cultural riches such as Pamukkale, thermal waters, a ski resort and 19 ancient cities. We dreamed of a city museum in Denizli, and today we can see our dream come true. We started building a city museum to bring Denizli forward in the tourism industry, to pass on the values of our city in the future, and to add beauty to our Denizli. We are happy to begin this project. I hope it will be beneficial to our city. ''
Denizli City Museum
Denizli City Museum will have a closed area of 2 thousand 570 square meters, including many values from the Republican period to the Ottoman Empire, from the culinary culture of Denizli to Denizli legends. In Denizli City Museum will be exhibited household culture revitalization rooms, Denizli cuisine culture, Denizli in the National Struggle, Denizli's notables, Denizli's principles, Denizli history, Atatürk's great Aegean trip, agriculture, industry, economy and social life in the region during the Late Ottoman - Early Republic period, Dozens of values such as Denizli effigy, Denizli handicrafts, weaving from the Ottomans to the present, textile shops, traditional crafts from past to present, commercial life, Denizli houses, Denizli architecture and Denizli's symbols.