Abstract

5.“Dr. Fawaz Azki” Geological Museum, Kismin - Lattakia, Syria: Research Habitation of Geology and Paleontology, and the Creation of A Geo-Archaeo-Tourism, Worldwide
Monica Axini and Fawaz Al-Azki
“Dr. Fawaz Azki” Geological Museum is located in Kismin Village - Lattakia District, Lattakia Guvernorate - Syria. It is the only museum of its kind in the Syrian Arab Republic and the first museum of geology established in the Middle East. There is on the UNESCO list and Google Earth. This paper is a description of the museum, and an overview of the scientific and geo-archaeo-touristic activities carried out under it, from its creation until today (2017).