About Collection

The Collection, within the scope of the project carried out in cooperation with Hacettepe University and Anatolian Civilizations Museum, supported by VEKAM, was created in 2020 as an output of the collection was created in 2020 as an output of the “Bioarchaeological Study of the Human Skeletal Remains of the Ancient City of Juliopolis”. 764 graves were unearthed as a result of the excavations carried out for 12 seasons between 2009-2021 in the Ancient City of Juliopolis, located within the borders of Çayırhan Town of Ankara, under the Presidency of the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations. The collection includes images of these tombs, artifacts from the tombs, and information about the remains of the people found in the tombs.