List of World Heritage Sites in Turkey

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Below is the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey.[1] (For the criteria see the Selection criteria)

For the tentative list see List of World Heritage Sites in Turkey (Tentative list).

World Heritage Sites

Number Name Year (Inscription) Criteria Province Image
1 Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia 1985 I, III, V, VII Nevşehir Fairy Chimneys of Cappadocia
2 Divriği Great Mosque and Hospital 1985 I,IV Sivas Great Mosque of Divriği
3 Historic Areas of Istanbul 1986 I,II,III,IV Istanbul From left to right: The Sultan Ahmed Mosque; the Hagia Sophia; the Seraglio Point consisting of the Topkapı Palace and the Sea Walls; and the Galata Tower at far right, across the Golden Horn
4 Hattusha: the Hittite Capital 1986 I,II,III,IV Çorum Liongate of Hattusa
5 Nemrut Dağ 1987 I,III,IV Adıyaman East Terrace of Mount Nemrut
6 Hierapolis and Pamukkale 1988 III,IV,VII Denizli The main thoroughfare of Hierapolis
7 Xanthos and Letoon 1988 II,III Antalya - Muğla The foundations of the three temples at the Letoon
8 City of Safranbolu 1994 II,IV,V Karabük Traditional houses of Safranbolu
9 Archaeological Site of Troy 1998 II,III,IV Çanakkale Walls of Troy
10 Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex 2011 I,IV Edirne Selimiye Mosque
11 Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük 2012 II,IV Konya Çatalhöyük at the time of the first excavations
12 Bursa and Cumalıkızık: the Birth of the Ottoman Empire 2014 I,II,III,IV,VI Bursa Traditional houses of Cumalıkızlık
13 Pergamon and its Multi-Layered Cultural Landscape 2014 I,II,III,IV,VI İzmir Temple of Trajan at Pergamon
14 Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape 2015 IV Diyarbakır Old city walls of Diyarbakır
15 Ephesus 2015 III, IV, VI İzmir The Library of Celsus in Ephesus

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