Mersin Atatürk Museum building hosted Turkish Republic’s founder Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in 20.01.1925 on his trip to Mersin. It was recognized as a listed building in 1974 by Ministry of Culture and expropriated in 1982. After the completion of restoration works in the building, Mersin Atatürk Museum was opened in 12 October 1982. The building is duplex. In the first floor there are documents, Atatürk’s 22 items borrowed from Anıtkabir Museum, and Atatürk pictures taken during his trip to Mersin exhibited. In the first floor, there is a conference hall with a capacity of 50 people that was designed to host various cultural activities.