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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Great history lesson

This museum traces the evolution of the people of Chieti and the tribes that inhabited it... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
rcmontex
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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
Really worth visiting

Apart from the very well known warrior of Capestrano which is a must to see if you are in Abruzzo... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
ColleenCo
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Via G. Costanzi 2, 66100, Chieti, Italy
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

This museum traces the evolution of the people of Chieti and the tribes that inhabited it. Wonderful exhibits of the items from the time. Really fantastic. Allow at least 2 hours. It does get a bit overwhemlimg after a while but a muct see. Highly...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Apart from the very well known warrior of Capestrano which is a must to see if you are in Abruzzo, this museum houses a nice collection of funerary objects found in several burial areas in Abruzzo which date back to IV or V cent BC....More

Thank ColleenCo
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

The one in Pescara about the peoples of the Abruzzo is fine, but the scope of this museum is amazing. It is very new and the explanations under the exhibits are also in good English. It is located in a beautiful villa in a scenic...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

It is one of the best museums in this part of Italy. It has so many important sculptures, ceramics, small objects and all very nicely exhibited. It is a must to visit this museum. It cost 4 euro for adults and 2 for reduced. If...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

My only objection to this place is the same that others have posted: the personnel make you feel like an intruder. Except for the bored ticket seller, though, I was lucky enough to have been alone the whole time there! it'll take you an hour...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

An excellently laid out museum with locally found artifacts. If old coins are your interest, it has a wonderful collection. There is also jewelry, statues & other fascinating pieces. Located in an old villa, the estate is now a popular park.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place with plenty of artefacts to view. Highly recomended. Warrior of capestrano looks stunning!

Thank Silvio R
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This museum has the fantastically important and enormously impressive 'Capestrano Warrior' and associated stuff, which are must-sees. There are other amazing exhibits too, like the lifelike Roman-era bust of an old man, and much else, presented in a very uncluttered way.

Thank Emyr1
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Some very interesting pieces that provide a glimpse into the local past. Many smaller items dominate (only sometimes are there descriptions in English), but the larger pieces are good.

Thank Janet F
Reviewed 18 May 2016

loads of artistic pieces collected along the timeline which show how the world (and people) has changed. very interesting archeological sites expalnations

Thank mau_e_vale_nel_mondo
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