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National History Museum

Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
355 4 22 83 89
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Sheshi Skenderbej, Tirana, Albania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every visitor have to Visit National Museum in Tirana to have a clear idea form ages till in Communism period. It worth visiting it.

Thank Fioritravel A
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

I admit to not knowing much about Albania before coming. The musuem is very large (and somewhat confusing, though generally if you follow the arrows you will see most of it). If you wish to learn about this beautiful country and people and see many...More

Thank dailyscott
Reviewed 19 April 2017

great museum covering over 2000 years of Albanian history...some of which you'd think was Greek or Roman...but they all passed through here

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As you would expect, the exhibition starts in the Stone Age. We skipped these rooms, also skipped the Middle Ages.. We concentrated at the period around 1900, when the modern Albania emerged, and at the resistance during WW II. A new addition covers the terror...More

Thank Walter G
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This museum is housed in an old Soviet-Style building in the centre of Tirana. At the moment the surrounding square is being renovated. To enter, ask one of the builders to let you pass. The first floor of the museum has been very nicely renovated...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Definetly love to see and walk throgh albanian hostory. Great job. Thank you I would invite you to try. Its worth to fly from Morth America and visit Albanian country with great people and amszing view..WELCOME TO ALBANIA PEOPLE..LETS GO TO ALBANIA . THANK YOU...More

Thank canadian_in_albania
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Somme comments here on this Museum are maybe a bit harsh ! The exhibition halls are very large and quite nice, some sections like the first one on archeology is well done with all information in English and is worth a visit. Others in the...More

Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Really nice try especially taking into account that Albania has passed through very difficult times in the past (dictatorship) that did not allow the growth of arts and culture. The National History Museus is a jewery you have to visit. Improvements seems to be vital...More

Thank formaldehyde
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Very cheap entry for tourists and beautifully set out. Would be a fantastic school trip for everyone. Would certainly recommend to anybody. Staff on hand almost everywhere and were very friendly and full of knowledge.

Thank AtrociousTroll
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This is a huge museum divided into different periods of time in history in different floors. The amount of historical elements is impressive and you would need many hours to spend there.

Thank Avital L
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who was your guide - and how could I contact him/her if I went to Albania thanks Misspip
30 December 2014|
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Response from ZZMimi | Reviewed this property |
I did a lot of research before our trip and selected the services of Albania Travelnet. I emailed directly with the owner, Enea Kumbi, who also was our tour guide. You can read all the reviews on TA if you enter the name of... More