Turkey culture & travel guides. Wonders of Turkey: Zeugma Mosaic Museum, Gaziantep (Video by Kenan Acar)
Zeugma, the ancient city thousands years ago, the biggest mosaic museum in the world today is the home of the worldwide famous mosaic, Gypsy Girl. So what is the story of Zeugma?
Zeugma was a rich cosmopolit metropolis located in the middle of the West and the East in the ancient times, where the wealthiest people of Zeugma used to decorate their villas with amazing mosaics. Today those irreplaceable pieces of art are exhibited at the biggest mosaic museum in the world, Zeugma Museum in Gaziantep, allowing the world to catch a glimpse of antique life.