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Museo Archeologico di Gela

Corso Vittorio Emanuele 1, 93012 Gela, Sicily, Italy
+39 0933 912626
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Its the same as all the others.

It was a good collection of artifacts, the display on coins was very interesting. Although all of... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
twnkultoes
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Catania, Italy
Worth Visiting!

Rather Small Museum but a Beautiful Collection - Worth Visiting - It contains a world class... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2016
Stjepko G
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Graz, Austria
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  • Average18%
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Corso Vittorio Emanuele 1, 93012 Gela, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

It was a good collection of artifacts, the display on coins was very interesting. Although all of the text is in Italian so I didn't spend a lot of time reading. The ceramics display is so similar countless others on the island. i would not...More

Thank twnkultoes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Rather Small Museum but a Beautiful Collection - Worth Visiting - It contains a world class collection of early Greek pottery and many other artifacts retrieved from the area.

Thank Stjepko G
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Having read in the guide book that this museum houses the world's largest collection of ancient Greek vases it seemed worth a visit. However the vast petrochemical plant on the outskirts of the town and a nondescript street did little to announce the existence of...More

3  Thank caro_bee99
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Here you get a broad overview about the history of Sicily starting with the first settlements and going to the times of the big Roman Emperors. Worth to go there.

1  Thank Red_Chinese
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This is a small museum that is not worth going out of your way to see. If you are driving by, you may want to stop in.

Thank dapaze
Reviewed 29 May 2015

This Museum is well known to specialists but few people visiting the Island seem to include it in their program. It contains a world class collection of early Greek pottery and many other artifacts retrieved from the area. The most momerable for me was a...More

2  Thank arthurrbailey
Reviewed 2 November 2014

The collection is rich and priceless, but the organization of museum doesn't worth the showpieces.It is very old styled, and I suppose not interesting for children or people who aren't keen on history. They have all to make a great fascinating museum! And definitely translation...More

2  Thank NastassiaS
Reviewed 31 October 2014

I've got family from Gela and on a visit to see them with a friend I took a trip here - The museum itself is relatively well stocked with local artifacts from the areas very rich history and ancient Greek heritage, but nothing was really...More

4  Thank Mykola C
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

Spending a month in Sicily, we found that many of the archaelogical museums are closed, officially "for renovation", but, I came to believe, more to balance local authorities budgets. Gela's is open, and quite nice and - if you're interested by such things - quite...More

1  Thank chansley
Reviewed 12 March 2014

This museum is wonderfull and unique it has one of the most wonderfull Old coins collection of south italy two wonderfull "are" rich Old vases and one of the unique collection of the greek Temple . People that work inside are very gentle and inside...More

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