Terrace Houses Ephesus

Terrace Houses in Ephesus

  • Acarlar, Efes Harabileri, 35920 Selçuk/İzmir, Türkiye

Ephesus’ Terrace Houses, located in modern-day Turkey, provides a remarkable snapshot into the opulent lifestyle of the Roman era’s elite. Nestled on Bulbul Mountain, these multi-storied residences, replete with intricate mosaics and frescoes, highlight Roman ingenuity with advanced heating and plumbing systems. Offering a unique insight into ancient domestic life from the 1st century BC to the 7th century AD, the Terrace Houses are a timeless testament to a civilization steeped in history.