The remains of the Augusteum or Temple of Augustus and Rome can be seen here. Constructed on a sacred site dedicated to Phrygian Goddess Cybele between 25 - 20 BC after the Roman conquest of Anatolia , it symbolized the loyalty of Galatia to Rome with the Res Gestae Divi Augusti inscribed on both walls inside the pronaos (covered passageway).
Hacı Bayram, 06030 Altındağ/Ankara, Turkey
Temple of Augustus and Rome and Nearby Attractions on Map
Hamamönü is a quaint area between the Hacettepe University campus and Ankara Citadel, with restored houses in 19th century Ottoman style.
Hacı Bayram Mosque(0 km)
The Haci Bayram Mosque is dedicated to Sufi poet Haci Bayram, who founded the Bayrami sect.
Arslanhane Mosque(0.4 km)
The Aslanhane Mosque, one of the oldest mosques in Turkey, dates back to 1290.
Museum of Anatolian Civilizations(0.8 km)
The Museum of Anatolian Civilizations traces the history of Turkey through the ages starting from the Paleolithic era.
Cengelhan Rahmi M. Koc Museum(1 km)
The Cengelhan Rahmi M Koc Museum is an industrial museum tracing the historical development of transport, communications and engineering, through a wide variety of artifacts that include early automobiles, rail transport items, communications and navigation tools, scientific instruments, models and replicas of early communications equipment.
Ankara Ethnography Museum(1.3 km)
The Ethnography Museum of Ankara showcases Turkish history and culture through its wide range of artifacts, from art and manuscripts to costumes and weaponry.
War of Independence Museum(0.4 km)
The War of Independence Museum displays important military photographs, documents and furniture from the Turkish War of Independence against Allied proxies, which led to the establishment of the Republic of Turkey.
Ankara Citadel(0.7 km)
The origins of the Ankara Citadel are not known.
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