North of Çeşme Fortress, this imposing but decommissioned 19th-century Greek Orthodox church, fully restored in 2012, is used for temporary exhibitions.
Ayios Haralambos Church
Nearby Çeşme attractions
1. Atatürk Statue
The great man is shown astride a horse in this large statue in Cumhuriyet Meydanı.
2. Çeşme Belediye
The modern belediye (municipality) building is located on Cumhuriyet Meydanı.
3. Çeşme Museum
Çeşme's majestic Genoese-built fortress dates from 1508 and was later repaired by order of Sultan Beyazıt II, son of Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror, in order…
4. Statue of Cezayirli Gazi Hasan Paşa
Facing the sea, with its back to the fortress, this statue shows the great Ottoman admiral (1713–90), who was sold into slavery but became a grand vizier…
5. Archaeological Museum
Along with prehistoric and Archaic treasures from the excavations of the British School at Emporios, this collection includes impressive Neolithic and…
6. Korais Library & Philip Argenti Museum
On the upper floor of the remarkable Korais Library, the Philip Argenti Museum contains a 19th-century birthing chair, along with shepherds' tools,…
7. Byzantine Museum
Housed in a 19th-century Ottoman mosque, the Medjitie Djami, this museum contains relics from the Byzantine, post-Byzantine, Genoese and Islamic periods,…
8. Giustiniani Palace Museum
Near the main gate of the kastro (castle) this tiny museum (or 'Palataki') still looks like the 15th-century fortress it once was. It houses rotating…