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The archaeological museum, which has been under preparation for many years at the Laleli campus of Istanbul University, will be open to visitors in July.

The content and layout of the museum was prepared by academics who were experts in the field of archeology.

The museum introduces many known cultures from the Paleolithic Age to Medieval Anatolia. In addition, the museum also included sections describing the contributions of Istanbul Archeology and Istanbul University to Anatolian Archeology.

The museum, which will be named Istanbul University Ridvan Celikel Archeology Museum, will begin to accept visitors from 2 July 2019 and will be free of charge.