Iconic Mausoleum of Ataturk in Ankara, showcasing Turkish architectural grandeur.

Mausoleum of Ataturk

  • Yücetepe, Akdeniz Cd. No:31, 06570 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey

Crowning a hill above Ankara, the Atatürk Mausoleum (Anıtkabir) is a modern mausoleum and complex holding the tomb of Turkey’s founder—Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who died in 1938. Built between 1944 and 1953, the complex draws thousands of Turkish nationals and other visitors who come to honor the much-revered leader.