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Museo Arqueologico Municipal

Calle Ramon y Cajal 45, 30381 Cartagena, Spain
+34 968 53 90 27
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Interesting and informative

The entrance sits in a walkway away from the site and so is easily missed, however once found the... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Nigel S
Guildford, United Kingdom
The ampitheatre

The museum entrance is not where you would imagine but once found, it was very informative, the... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Maureen H
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“necropolis” (2 reviews)
“collection” (2 reviews)
Calle Ramon y Cajal 45, 30381 Cartagena, Spain
+34 968 53 90 27
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

The entrance sits in a walkway away from the site and so is easily missed, however once found the layout is fascinating. There are audio guides which are informative and guide you through the site. You start in the museum which runs through the ages...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The museum entrance is not where you would imagine but once found, it was very informative, the ampitheatre was amazing.

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is a small but excellent museum! It might be considered a bit off-the-beaten track, because it's about a 25 minute walk away from Cartagena's old town and all the other archeological sites. However, it's definitely worth the walk!! It's located over the top of...More

Thank CanberraDiner
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Great site, very well setup,easy access to ruins. Well organized with great photo ops. Views from the top are lovely . Well worth the money.

Thank R_Choiniere
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Good collection of materials found in the region, though the focus is mainly on the Roman finds. Ancient cemetery could be viewed when walking around the building.

Thank Anh T
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This museum is built over the Roman acropolis so out from the centre in what was the edge of town. Follow the signs to El Corte Ingles, turn left along the side of the store then look behind you. A very interesting museum with detailed...More

Thank Mojitoargos
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Closed naturally on Monday. Went back FOUR times on the Tuesday only to be advised closed due to electrical issues….kepy going back but to NO avail. NOBODY had showed up to fix the problem…myself and fellow tourists were left unable to see one of the...More

1  Thank MDR_11
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This was a fantastic site - very informative and you get real close the ruins and walk through the site at group level!1

1  Thank Katy P
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Quite far from downtown, you can find this small museum. There are few visitors and therefore the staff can guide your visit. If they offer, do not refuse. You get an overall of the whole history not only of Cartagena but the whole area. It...More

4  Thank Ramon_Knudsen
Reviewed 27 April 2013

This is where we show our fiends what was found under our building at LOS NIETOS. The time scale covered ranges from fossils some millions of years old discovered in local caves through Iberian stone, bronze and iron age periods to relatively modern Roman times....More

3  Thank Garreg
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