Located in the middle of a living town of Akhisar,not so much excavation has been applied so far.Thyatira is mentioned in Bible 4 times ; In the acts of Apostle 16:14 ‘’ And a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, which worshipped God, heard us: whose heart the Lord opened, that she attended unto the things which were spoken of Paul.’’

 

In Revelation 2:18, St John writes ; …… 20 Nevertheless, I have this against you: You tolerate that woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophet……

The city contains several remains ; a section of 2 c AD Roman Street,column bases and drums and the walls of 6c AD administrative building.