House of Muses in Zeugma

Table of Muses in Zeugma

Zeugma is one of the important ancient sites in Turkey. It is located in South east part of Turkey where Gaziantep province is located.

There is an important site that is named as the house of muses. The muses were important spirits in that period. There are nine muses in Ancient Greek mythology. Head muse is Kalliope and you can see her in the middle of the table. It was built with a rectangular plan.

Zeugma means passage and bridge in Roman language.