The Bodrum Mausoleum – Mausoleum of Halicarnassus

Bodrum Mausoleum, also known as Mausoleum of Halicarnassus is one of the seven wonders of world, located 3 km. from Gumbet, in central Bodrum, up the hill off Hamam Street, 10 minutes by Dolmus.


Mausoleum means the memorial tomb of Maussolus.

The Mausoleum dates back to 350 B.C. and it is dedicated to Carian satrap Mausolus. This monument tomb was 50 meters of height and rising over the region but nowadays there is not so much left to see from the Mausoleum.

But it still worth a visit with its beautiful area, gardens and landscape.

Visitor Information

Opening Hours

Open every day except Mondays, from 08:30-19:00 (from 01 April to 01 October), 08:30-18:00 (from 01 October to 01 April)

Closed on Mondays.

Hours of Ticket Sale

Counters close 30 minutes before the museum closing time.

Ticket Price

14 TL (about €2,15)

Contact Details

Phone : (+90 252) 316 12 19

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