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Museo Civico Giovanni Marongiu

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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A fascinating little museum not to be missed

We were a group of sixteen hikers who on a rest day visited this very well presented museum... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
Joy W
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Adelaide, Australia
The Giants of Prama are Worth a Visit

The museum visit was included as a part of our ticket to Tharros. The modern museum is staffed by... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
BagaMehr
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Bloomington, Indiana
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

We were a group of sixteen hikers who on a rest day visited this very well presented museum. Sardinia is an archeological treasure chest with a fascinatingly unique history. This museum concentrates on a civilisation that predates the Christian era by 800 years.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joy W
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The museum visit was included as a part of our ticket to Tharros. The modern museum is staffed by helpful and knowledgeable people who are able and willing to help make your visit informative and enjoyable. The exhibits are well worth seeing. When we were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

An excellent place to find some ancient artifacts reflecting the unique cultural experience in Sardinia. A very good interactive exhibition enhances your ability to see some of these artifacts close up. There is a haunting quality to this museum in that archeologists are uncertain as...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

if you are visiting western sardinia, make sure not to miss the famous stone giants in this museum, made by nuragic civilization some eight centuries before christ.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Worth to see, 1-1,5 hours are enough. Interresting local history, but mainly only in Italian. Giants are also there!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

surprised to see that Sardinia had so many undiscovered relics predating most of the Med. lovely museum you should see this if you are going to Tharros. Staff very helpful.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Worth combining with Tharros and the tower [all available on the same ticket] but sensible to check opening times before you go as some closures could result in disappointment

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is only a small museum but it is well laid out and the staff are really friendly and willing to give you any information you require to enjoy your visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent layout and lots of historical finds on display in cabinets. Not all had English translations, but fine examples of pieces from centuries ago.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Went there with some friends. We wanted to visit the famous "Giganti" because of the long and untold story behind them. Good that you can combine the ticket to visit Tharros as well.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Mary H
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