The old name Hierapolis Pamukkale BC 2. century, said it was founded. The Jewish population is crowded, due to the rapid spread of Christianity had the opportunity. Therefore, 5 and 6 centuries has become an important center of Christianity.
Pamukkale, the archaeological remains of the Roman and Byzantine periods, attracts the attention of visitors. Gymnasium is said to be of Hellenistic period, and apart from all other works of theater belongs to the Roman and Byzantine periods.