The Bodrum Castle (St. Peter) & the Museum of Underwater Archaeology

Tourist information and guide to the Bodrum Castle (St. Peter) & the Museum of Underwater Archaeology in Bodrum, Turkey...


Bodrum Castle, also known as the Castle of St. Peter is the most popular sight of the Bodrum peninsula. The Museum of Underwater Archaeology is also located inside the Bodrum Castle and it is a must see in Bodrum and Gumbet. The Bodrum Castle and Museum of Underwater Archaeology is located 3 km. from Gumbet, in central Bodrum, 10 minutes by Dolmus, along the marina.


Bodrum Castle, the medieval castle of St. Peter is a great example of 15th century Crusader architecture and has been converted into the Museum of Underwater Archaeology with remains dating back to the Bronze age such as collection of great relics from the lives of ancient shipwrecked mariners, with glassware, copperware and gold items. The collections are exhibited on the 14 galleries in the museum.

Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology Tourist Information

Opening Hours : between Tuesday-Sunday from 9.00am - 4.30pm; closed on Mondays.
Phone :
(+90 252) 316 25 16
Entrance Fee : about 10 TL (4 GBP / 6 USD)



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