Yumuktepe Hill Town is locatd in the city centre and it is perfect to go on a time travel. It was previously recognized by many researches as a valuable information source for the region. Its long history that dates back to 7000 B.C indicates that it is the oldest residential area in Turkey and in the world. Yumuktepe was one of the first places in the world where agriculture was born. There are traces of grain and olive farming and bread making in the site. Relics found in the ongoing excavations in the site are exhibited in Mersin Museum.