Ancient Zeugma City is located in Belkis Village 10 km east from Nizip / Gaziantep, by the River Euphrates. Importance of this settlement which demonstrates an uninterrupted in habiting since prehistorical ages, is that it is one of the two points allowing the easiest passage across the River Euphrates. “Zeugma”
The Gaziantep Zeugma Museum is world’s one of the most important museums in terms of both its building complex and its collection.The Museum Building located on the site of Gaziantep’s former Tekel (once a tobacco and alcohol monopoly) Plant covering an area of 30,000 square meters, is a building complex consisting of 3 units. Besides administrative spaces, there are exhibition halls covering a total area of about 7,075 square meters, including a sitting area of 3500 square meters and consisting of 3 stories.