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Museum of Almeria

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Well worth a visit

Brilliant museum which starts with a '2001' flash back to that monolith in the film. An amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Interesting museum

My partner and I visited this museum last week while on holiday in Almeria. Entry is free and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The Museum was initially set up in a building on calle Javier Sanz, and shared the site with the School of Arts and Trades and subsequently with the "Celia Viñas" Secondary School. The name, Luis Siret, was added to the museum's name in tribute to...more
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Carretera de Ronda 91 | Entrada por C/ Hermanos Pinzón, 04005, Almeria, Spain
+34 950 10 04 09
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant museum which starts with a '2001' flash back to that monolith in the film. An amazing slab of time travel. ust go and soak in the atmosphere. Free to enter, toilets and lots of information. Brilliant to spend time on a wet or fine...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I visited this museum last week while on holiday in Almeria. Entry is free and exhibits are translated into English. The museum is easily accessible and very clean. Definitely worth a visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum which focused on the ancient history of Almeria and the region. We’d previously visited Los Millares, so it was great to be able to put that site in a bit of context and learn some more about it. Definitely worth...More

Thank londongirl245
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I have never been to one like it, and IT'S FREE!! With holographic display, projections, touch screens, amazing video screens one that is a group set some 40foot tall!! So much to see on 3 upper levels. Even a little library where you can sit...More

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

it's free and in a nice part of town. the pieces are ancient with history that is well told. The Museo it self is clean and over 4 floors with a lift.

Thank andip26
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Very interesting experience with lots of exhibits set in a lovely modern building, the Spanish are really into history and culture and every time I visit a museum there's a school trip which is a great way to interest children in their history. Again I...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Most of the exhibits centre around excavated grounds and the preservation of ceramic pots, bronze jewellery and human remains (re ancient burial customs). I found this to be a fascinating place to stop and explains a lot about the many civilisations that made up the...More

Thank R0xy1
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Well worth visiting the Museum of Almeria if you are staying close by or in the town. Gives an excellent history of the area in a well documented history and good displays

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Artifacts from the immediate area can be found here...an awesome collection of local relics are well displayed here. A must see for anyone interested in history and local history in particular....Good Job!

Thank markreilly282
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A central archaeological display makes the passing of time and events into a very understandable context Start with the Neanderthal level on the ground floor and progress upwards as the displays mirrors the passing of time..easy to appreciate for children and older children..well worth a...More

Thank Chris P
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Response from Kathryn M | Reviewed this property |
It had ramps at entrance and lifts inside.