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Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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Address: Piazza Castello | Castello Pirro del Balzo, Venosa, Italy
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We visited the archeological site of Isernia and learned that some artifacts of the ancient settlements are also in the Venosa museum and so we came here. The museum is located... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Needs a bit of money putting into signage,visiting in September 2016,we had the place to ourselves,3 hours. So instructive without the crowds and b....y selfiles of Romania, highly recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

We visited the archeological site of Isernia and learned that some artifacts of the ancient settlements are also in the Venosa museum and so we came here. The museum is located inside the castle which was not too hard to find. Many of the parking spaces outside the castle are for those with special permits, and so we parked on... More 

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Reviewed 4 July 2015

In a 15th century castle, the two large underground chambers have modern displays: one focused on the Palaeolithic age, when ancient man hunted elephants and hippopotami nearby; the other focused on the Roman colony, and medieval Jewish inhabitants. It's probably easiest to park your car at the archaeological zone, about half a mile from the castle, and visit the ruins... More 

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