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Museo e Parco Archeologico Nazionale di Capo Colonna

88900, Crotone, Italy
+39 0962 934814
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Visit with strong winds and slight rain

Due to the weather we were completely alone. They even put on the lights in the museum for us. A... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Simon W
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Amazing piece of history

We made the trip down to Calabria to explore my husbands family tree. Staying at a beautiful castle... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
7 Oct 2017
“Visit with strong winds and slight rain”
19 Jul 2017
“Amazing piece of history”
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88900, Crotone, Italy
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Due to the weather we were completely alone. They even put on the lights in the museum for us. A museum much more modern and interesting than we expected. It was even free (and, weirdly enough, hadn't seen more than twenty visitors in a couple...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We made the trip down to Calabria to explore my husbands family tree. Staying at a beautiful castle we drove the 25 minutes to crotone and then to see capo colonna. Ancient Greek and roman ruins. An archeological jewel. The museum houses amazing relics from...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Boring place, there is absolutely nothing to see a part from a pillar, a tower and a church. Nice view toward the sea and that's it. Disappointing place, at least you don't have to pay any ticket.

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

I am no longer a huge fan of museums, but I certainly did love this one. The Greek history of the area was fascinating and the museum did such a good job of explaining it all. The park and ruins outside are also interesting. Nice...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Although the ruins are not very important and reconstruction has not been very exaustive, the spot is amazing and worth to visit an important religious center for ancient Greeks. If you like the ancient world I´s a must. There is also a very interesting museum...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Right out on the cape is the archeological site and museum which are worth a visit. It had just been cleared of the spring flowers so easy to see the site. Lots of birds to see as well

Thank Rita B
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