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Museo Arqueologico Municipal

Calle Ramon y Cajal 45, 30381 Cartagena, Spain
+34 968 53 90 27
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Excellent Museum!

This is a small but excellent museum! It might be considered a bit off-the-beaten track, because... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
CanberraDiner
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Canberra
via mobile
Nice views and educational

Great site, very well setup,easy access to ruins. Well organized with great photo ops. Views from... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2016
R_Choiniere
,
Maine
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  • Very good38%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“necropolis” (2 reviews)
“collection” (2 reviews)
“excavations” (2 reviews)
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Calle Ramon y Cajal 45, 30381 Cartagena, Spain
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+34 968 53 90 27
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small but excellent museum! It might be considered a bit off-the-beaten track, because it's about a 25 minute walk away from Cartagena's old town and all the other archeological sites. However, it's definitely worth the walk!! It's located over the top of...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

Great site, very well setup,easy access to ruins. Well organized with great photo ops. Views from the top are lovely . Well worth the money.

Thank R_Choiniere
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Good collection of materials found in the region, though the focus is mainly on the Roman finds. Ancient cemetery could be viewed when walking around the building.

Thank Anh T
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This museum is built over the Roman acropolis so out from the centre in what was the edge of town. Follow the signs to El Corte Ingles, turn left along the side of the store then look behind you. A very interesting museum with detailed...More

Thank Mojitoargos
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Closed naturally on Monday. Went back FOUR times on the Tuesday only to be advised closed due to electrical issues….kepy going back but to NO avail. NOBODY had showed up to fix the problem…myself and fellow tourists were left unable to see one of the...More

1  Thank MDR_11
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This was a fantastic site - very informative and you get real close the ruins and walk through the site at group level!1

1  Thank Katy P
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Quite far from downtown, you can find this small museum. There are few visitors and therefore the staff can guide your visit. If they offer, do not refuse. You get an overall of the whole history not only of Cartagena but the whole area. It...More

4  Thank Ramon_Knudsen
Reviewed 27 April 2013

This is where we show our fiends what was found under our building at LOS NIETOS. The time scale covered ranges from fossils some millions of years old discovered in local caves through Iberian stone, bronze and iron age periods to relatively modern Roman times....More

3  Thank Garreg
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Wonder around, take your time, imagine life not as we know it but sophisticated, ancient and organized. I want to read Conn Iggulden's books on the Roma Empire all over again. It makes the history of Spain real.

2  Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 2 May 2012

I thoroughly enjoyed this museum and spent a long time there. It was particularly fortunate that the temporary exhibition of the finds from the Foro Romano excavation had opened. The collection of stone columns, capitals and carvings was exceptional. I enjoyed the costumes from the...More

5  Thank Elaine E
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