10 December 2021 - 30 May 2022

Civilizations

The history of Hatay explains everything. Hatay is the gateway of Asia and the Middle East to the Mediterranean, and therefore it is the intersection point of all civilizations. The ruins of these civilizations are unique treasure for the world heritage and the importance of sharing this treasure with the world public is increasing day by day. Expo 2021 Hatay is a great opportunity to reach such a goal quickly and surely.

CIVILIZATIONERA
 Paleolithic Era 43.000 B.C. / 17.000 B.C.
 Epipaleothic Era 17.000 B.C / 10.000 B.C
 Chalcolithic Era 5500 B.C. / 3000 B.C.
 Early Bronze Age 3000 B.C. / 2000 B.C.
 Hattis (Hatay named after them) Proto Turks 3000 B.C. / 2500 B.C.
 Hurrians/Mitanis Proto Turks 2500 B.C. / 2000 B.C.
 Mou kish, Proto Turks 2000 B.C. / 1650 B.C.
 Hittites 1650 B.C. / 1200 B.C.
 Assyrians 1100 B.C. / 623 B.C.
 Oghuz Turks 623 B.C. / 600 B.C.
 Persians 600 B.C. / 480 B.C.
 Classical Period 480 B.C. / 333 B.C.
 Macedonian Period 333 B.C. / 64 B.C.
 Seleucid Kingdom 300 B.C. / 64 B.C.
 Roman Republic Period 64 B.C. / 30 B.C.
 Roman Empire Period 30 B.C. / 395 A.D.
 Eastern Roman Empire Period 395 A.D. / 638 A.D.
 Islamic Period (Emevi, Abbasi, Tolunoğlları, İkşidler) 638 A.D. / 969 A.D.
 Eastern Roman Empire Period 969 A.D. / 1084 A.D.
 Seljuq Empire Period 1084 A.D. / 1098 A.D.
 Antioch Principality 1098 A.D. / 1268 A.D.
 Mamelukes Period 1268 A.D. / 1516 A.D.
 Ottoman Period 1516 A.D. / 1918 A.D.
 Iskenderun Vexillum 1918 A.D. / 1938 A.D.
 Hatay State 1938 A.D. / 1939 A.D.
 Republic of Turkey 1939 A.D. / ∞